Senior Childrens Resource Centre Worker - Harrogate

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Location
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Salary
£27,741 - £30,451 per annum
Posted
22 Mar 2021
Closes
15 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Contract

Location: Nidderdale Children's Resource Centre
Contract Type: Maternity Cover until Dec 2021 with a possible extension until June 2022

The future is bright at Nidderdale Children’s Resource Centre, join us as we empower and support children and young people with complex disabilities and health care needs and inspire them to reach their full potential.

We are looking for the right individual who has high aspirations for themselves, those they work with and for children and young people to join our award winning team as Senior Resource Centre Worker. This exciting post involves day to day leadership and support of a dedicated team of Resource Centre Workers whilst on shift (including weekends and bank holidays). In addition, the role includes contributing to all aspects of the physical and emotional care of children and young people, whilst working in partnership with their family and other professionals.
 
The ideal applicant will hold a diploma level 3 for Residential Childcare and have experience of working in a residential childcare setting. You will have a good level of knowledge surrounding safeguarding policies, Ofsted requirements and behaviour management strategies. This is a great opportunity for an inspiring, passionate and innovative individual to truly make a difference. At Nidderdale Children’s Resource Centre we work closely with families and other professionals to ensure that we have sound knowledge of the children we are caring for and are able to meet their diverse range of needs, interests and backgrounds. We focus on the strengths and positive attributes of the children to encourage the growth of self-esteem and empowerment and support them to develop to their full potential.

Join us as we strive to provide high quality services to support children and young people with disabilities and their families. To discuss the role, please contact Katherine Clarke, on 01609 535279 or Katherine.clarke@northyorks.gov.uk

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Key dates 

Closing date: 15th April 2021
Shortlisting date: 19th April 2021
Interview date: TBC

Enhanced Level DBS Disclosure is required for appointment to this post.

NYCC are committed to directly recruiting staff and will not accept applications nor services from agency suppliers in respect of our vacancies.

We are committed to meeting the needs of our diverse community and aim to have a workforce reflecting this diversity. We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) advertise vacancies on behalf of schools and external organisations (third parties) in North Yorkshire. NYCC are not responsible for the recruitment/employment practices of third parties and accept no liability in relation to the vacancy and any subsequent recruitment/employment processes. Enquiries regarding the vacancy or practices should be made directly with the third party.