Residential Worker

Employer
Wakefield Council
Location
Normanton, West Yorkshire
Salary
£16,817.51 - £18,308.76
Closing date
14 Aug 2022

We are seeking to appoint suitably skilled and motivated people to work with children and young people in a Wakefield MDC Children’s Home. York Villas in Normanton provides full time care for children with disabilities.

You will hold a Diploma 3 in Residential Childcare or equivalent, or be willing to work to achieve this qualification following appointment.

An enhanced DBS check will be required.

Effective supervision, induction and training are provided to all staff.

The work involves shift patterns, including weekends, nights and Bank Holidays. You should be committed to improving the life chances of the children and young people we look after.

Applications are welcomed from male candidates and those with residential experience or experience of working with disabilities and challenging behaviour. A category D1 on your driving license is desirable.

For further information, please ring 01924 302595 and ask to speak to a member of the management team.

If you would like to know more about the role, the recruitment process or working for Wakefield Council feel free to contact Andrea Wright, Julie Hutchfield, Nickie Haigh, Bev Pitman.

Tel: 01924 302595

E-mail: andreawright@wakefield.gov.uk

Job Specification. Children's Homes Residential Worker. Grade 7. 08.10.18 V2 mn.doc

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