Residential Social Care Officer
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Band 7- 9 £19,446 – £25,463 (pro rata to hours worked)
Social Care - Children Service
Children’s Joint Commissioning Services are recruiting to a children`s home within Hartlepool. The aim of the home is to provide high quality care for children aged 11 to 18 years who may display some challenging behaviours and require a safe and caring environment to live in.
The post holder will possess a passion for working with children, and support them to develop skills enabling them to build a positive future. In addition you will be expected to display a strong team spirit, demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills and have the ability to work across internal departments and with external agencies.
The post holder will possess appropriate qualifications as listed in the person specification. You will receive appropriate training opportunities as part of continuous professional development. A Healthy interest in all things outdoors would be usefull.
Hartlepool Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
This post is subject to safer recruitment measures, including an enhanced DBS barring list check.
For an informal discussion regarding this post please contact Alan Welsh, Unit Manager on 01429 289514, or in his absence Zoe Davin deputy manager.