Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 26/03/2019 23:59
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Social Care - Children Service
Department: Children's Care
Service Area: Children's Service
Salary: GBP 19,446 - GBP 20,541 pending pay award
Hours: 37 hours per week
Contractual Status: Permanent
Applicants will no longer be able to use their North East Jobs account to apply. If you are internal to Middlesbrough Council, you will be required to use your Staff Portal credentials to log in. Alternatively, if you are an external applicant, you will need to register as a ‘new user’, and use the log on credentials created for any future applications.
Holly lodge is an Ofsted registered 4 bed home for children with Autism and learning disabilities who can display challenging behaviour.
We are seeking to recruit suitable people to work within an established and experienced care team. The team work directly with young people with disabilities and their families and carers to deliver support which promotes change and meets the young people's physical, emotional, intellectual, behavioural, health, social and cultural needs.
Working as a resource worker you will need to have relevant experience and a professional approach to carrying out all aspects of personal and direct care.
Applicants must have:
NVQ/Diploma Level 3 Residential Childcare or equivalent. Candidates without the qualification would need to undertake this qualification when in post
Experience of working with children and young people with disabilities
An understanding of child development and challenging behavior
A positive attitude and a restorative approach when working with young people
You will also need to be able to work unsocial hours for example early mornings, weekend's sleepins, night shift as well as school holidays, evenings and Bank holidays.
For further information please contact Rob Hamer, Registered manager on 01642 728825
The above post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Closing date: Tuesday 26th March 2019 by 12 midnight.
This job is closed for applications.