Residential Care Assistant

22 September 2019
Social Work/Care, Childrens Social Care
Full Time including some weekends
Caudwell House, Upton road, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, NG25 0PT
Children, Families & Cultural Services
27 September 2019
£19,945 - £22,462 per annum

Caudwell House in Southwell provides residential and short breaks for children aged 10 to 18 years with physical disabilities, learning disabilities and health needs. Caudwell House has been awarded outstanding by OFSTED and has a commitment to improve and develop services provided to children.

The post requires you to provide the highest standard of physical and emotional care, interact positively with the children, enable them to have a voice, contribute to a positive environment including the provision of play and leisure activities and to ensure the best outcomes enabling them to reach their full potential. You will be required to administer medication and perform health care procedures. Full training will be given.

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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