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Residential Childrens Worker

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Peak Lodge, High Peak
Salary details
Grade 9 £18,413..52 - £19,755.00 per annum
Job term
Part Time
Appointment type
26 hours per week
Closing Date
21 August 2022
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Peak Lodge is a purposed built establishment in the grounds of Peak school, Chinley. Peak Lodge consists of 2 homes, The Willows which is short break shared care and children in in care residential home and Hill View which is children in care residential home. Both homes work closely with Peak School. This is an exciting opportunity to make a difference in the lives of young people with severe learning difficulties, autism, behaviour that challenges and profound physical disabilities. The successful candidate will work with a supportive management team, receive regular supervision and be involved in helping to develop the service. Minimum age requirement is 23 years old, due to the ages of the young people.

We would welcome any applicants to visit pre interview or request an appointment to discuss this role and to visit Peak Lodge. The Managers are available to discuss role and responsibilities of the advertised post. Contact Alison Jones Tel: 016295 33859 or Tina Gray 016295 33861.

Provisional interview date: September 2022

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here to see our policy on criminal background checks.

The job may require unsocial hours working including weekends and Bank Holidays. Payment arrangements will be detailed in any contract offer made.

Saturday and Sunday hours will be paid at plain time where it is part of your normal working pattern unless it is between 7pm and 7am, where enhanced rates of pay apply. Enhanced pay rates are paid for Bank Holiday working.