Residential Support Worker - Saxon Hill Academy
Job Title: Residential Support Worker (required from September 1st 2021)
Working Hours: 20 hours per week Monday p.m. – Friday a.m.
Fixed Term Contract until 21st July 2022, Term Time only (to include some split shifts)
Salary: Grade 6 (FTE £20,903 to £23,541)
Approximate Term Time Pro Rata Salary £9,804 to £11,042
A Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (QCF) or equivalent, is essential.
Saxon Hill Academy is seeking to appoint a Residential Social Care Worker to work early mornings and late afternoons/evenings in the friendly, homely, residential provision of the school known as ‘Sleepover Club’.
Applicants should preferably have knowledge and experience of working with young people with special needs. The role includes providing personal care and support to develop their independence, social skills and emotional well-being. A willingness to carry out occasional ‘Sleeping In’ duties as additional hours to cover staff absence is also required.
An element of administration work will also be a prerequisite so applicants should have a good standard of written English.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This position is subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) (formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose details of all unspent and unfiltered spent reprimands, formal warnings, cautions and convictions in your application form.
To apply for the post please find the application form on our school website and email to – firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: Friday 11th June 2021
Interview Date: Tuesday 15th June 2021
All applications must be returned directly to the school by e-mail or post using the contact details below. CV’s alone will not be accepted.
Visits to Sleepover Club pre application or interview are encouraged. Please call to arrange.
Saxon Hill Academy
Kings Hill Road