Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 18/10/2018 23:59
£18,672 - £18,870
Hours per week:
18 Hours Per Week
Social Care - Children Service
Department: Children's Care
Service Area: Children's Service
Salary: GBP 18,672 - GBP 18,870 pro rata
Hours: 18 hours per week
Contractual Status: Permanent
We are seeking to recruit suitable people to work within the resource centre. The resource team work directly with young people, children with Disabilities and their families.
This will include working in the Centre, and also working to support children in the community ,in other settings, and working in children's own homes which promote change and development and meet physical, emotional, intellectual, behavioral, health, social and cultural needs. This may include working with children with challenging behaviour, moderate to severe disability, and complex health needs.
We are committed to Restorative Practice when working with young people and their families.
The successful candidates will provide a high quality of care and support, which meets the physical, emotional, intellectual, behavioral, health, social and cultural needs of the children and families for whom the centre provides a service. This will include working with young people with very challenging behaviour, complex emotional problems, mental health disorders and other additional/special needs.
A recognised NVQ 3 or QCF diploma in working with children and young people or equivalent
Have HSC 375 medication or equivalent or be willing to work towards this
Experience of working with children and young people
An understanding of child development and challenging behaviour
A positive attitude and the ability to work with young people
You will also be required to work unsocial hours which include week-ends, bank holidays, nights and sleep ins.
For further information please contact Jackie Baxter, registered manager on 01642811913
The above post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Closing date: Wednesday 17thOctober 2018 by 12 midnight.
Screening will take place on the 23rdOctober 2018. Interviews will take placeon 24th October 2018 and will take place at Stages Academy, BridgeStreet West, Middlesbrough, TS2 1AB.
This job is closed for applications.