Newcastle Upon Tyne
Residential Care Officer
THIS IS A CATEGORY "E" POST.
Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers BEFORE the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise
£26,446 - £29,164 per annum
Bedeburn is a short break service providing short breaks for up to 6 children and young people, aged 6-18 years.
You will be required to work directly with children and their families, their relatives and other professionals to achieve the maximum quality of life for the individual.
You will be required to work with children and young people with emotional, behavioural and learning difficulties and disabilities in which personal care will be required. You will monitor children and attend to their needs in line with their individual care plans as well as recording changes and writing summary reports of each individual child’s stay.
You will be required to work as part of a rota, which will include weekend working.
We are strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and a range of other recruitment checks.
As this post involves working with children, vulnerable adults or dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.
For an informal discussion, please contact Michael Briggs, Registered Manager, on 0191 277 2686.
Apply online at www.northeastjobs.org.uk, select 'Apply Now' and complete our online application form.
15 August 2022