CHILDCARE SUPPORT ASSISTANT
£22,181 inclusive of10% for unsocial hours allowance
41 hours per week. All Year Round
Bradstow is a creative and unique residential school for children between the ages of 5 & 19. It is situated in 13 acres of parkland just a few hundred metres from the sandy beaches of Broadstairs. We seek to meet the needs of children and young people with autism and severe learning difficulties with associated behaviours that may be challenging. We have achieved national recognition for our developments in Communication and Behaviour Management.
The purpose of this role is to provide support to the residential unit where a named student, who has been identified as requiring additional support, resides during out-of-school hours. The duties will not be confined solely to the named student but also involve working with other students in the residential unit.
The hours for this post include split shifts, some starts from 7.30am, some finishes at 10.00pm and weekend work.
No formal qualifications or experience are necessary for this post, but you will be required to commit to achieving Residential Childcare QCF Level 3 within 2 years of beginning employment at the school.
For all posts we look for candidates who are mature, warm, creative and open to learning with a patient and caring attitude to deal sensitively with vulnerable children.
Benefits include a competitive pension, excellent training and development opportunities and private healthcare.
This is presently an open advertisement and the school is continuously seeking talented individuals to join our team.
To apply, send your CV or please download an application pack from our website. Alternatively, you can request an application pack by calling (phone number removed).
We look forward to hearing from you