Residential Social Care Worker

27 December 2019
Full Time
Lyndene Childrens Home Ollerton Road Edwinstowe Notts NG21 9QE
Children, Families & Cultural Services
£22,911 - £26,317 per annum

Lyndene children's Home is a 3 bedded home in rural Nottinghamshire.

The home has been judged both Good and Outstanding by Ofsted for the past 2 years. The home has a very experienced and skilled team that provides excellent care and support to 3 children. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Residential Social Care Worker to join our very effective and committed team. Initially this post will be full time for six months. The post will then reduce to 18.5 hrs. However this is the minimum required hours with increased hours to be negotiated.

This post requires applications from individuals that genuinely want to support children who have experienced acute disruption in their lives, you must be empathic to children's backgrounds and experiences. You should have experience of working with children in a similar setting.

There are excellent terms and conditions that apply to this role. These include training and career development opportunities and enhanced pay. You will be supported in your direct employment through monthly supervision provided by experienced and pro-active mangers.

For further information please contact the manager, Lindsay Godbole on 01623 824536 for an informal discussion.

Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.

Disabled applicants who meet the essential shortlisting requirements will be guaranteed an interview. A job share scheme is available for all full time posts: both permanent and temporary, unless otherwise stated. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks.

The County Council welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

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