Residential Child Care Officer

Job Summary
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Closed for applications on 28/09/2018 13:00
£20,541 - £23,111
Sleep-in allowance when necessary
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Schools - Support
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Employment Location:
Walworth School
Closing date:
28 Sep
Further Information

Required as soon as possible.

This is a Split Shift Post - 37 hours contract but work 43 hours term time to enable all school holidays off.

Monday-Thursday 3-9 p.m.
Tuesday- Friday 7.30 a.m. – 12 noon
+ 1 Sleep- in per week (Sleep in starts at 10 p.m.)

This is a split shift post. We would like someone who is flexible and able to do a 2nd sleep-in if there are staff shortages.

We are looking for a Residential Child Care Officer to be responsible for their own unit and help with early morning routines, getting children up and ready for school, breakfast and completing paperwork.

The 2nd part of the shift is to help the children with their social activities including tea time through to bed time.

Walworth is a Primary School for children with Social, Emotional Mental Health Difficulties, and associated learning and behavioural problems. The children need to be taught the national curriculum differentiated to meet their individual needs. They can be both verbally and physically abusive and aggressive.

Essential Qualifications:
Level 3 Health and Social Care

Contact for application packs:
Elaine Blenkinsopp, Finance and Personnel Officer
Tel: 01325 300194
email: e.blenkinsopp200@durhamlearning.net

Closing date: Friday, 28.09.18 - 1 p.m.
Interviews: Wednesday, 17th October 2018

Please note that the Childcare Disqualifications Regulations 2009 apply to this position and therefore you are required to complete the “disqualification by association” declaration form. Should you be successful in your application for this post, your appointment can not be progressed without this declaration.

Walworth School
Bluebell Way,
Newton Aycliffe,
Co. Durham

Please note
This job is closed for applications.