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Boarding Support Worker - Term Time

Caldecott Foundation School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-7003-76S
  • Posted:21/06/2019
  • Pay:£15,347 - £17,364 + sleeping in duties at £32.94
  • Start Date:TBC
  • App Close Date:21/07/2019 at 13:00
  • Interviews:TBC

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BOARDING SUPPORT WORKER

Ashford, Kent

 

Salary: £15,347 - £17,364

+ sleeping in duties at £32.94??

Term Time Only – 40 hours per week

Are you looking for a rewarding role with excellent career progression opportunities?

We are recruiting for caring individuals who are passionate about improving the lives and outcomes for children and young people; encouraging life skills and helping the young people to develop their social skills through play and education, whilst having fun.  We pride ourselves in providing our children and young people with exciting opportunities and an outstanding environment to live in.

A good sense of humour with the ability to develop relationships with the young people and provide a safe and caring environment for them is essential for the role.

From the outset we provide accredited training including a Diploma and we actively encourage career progression to enable staff to reach their full potential.   We can offer a range of routes to progress your career including management and leadership, social work, education and therapy roles. 

Shortlisted candidates will be asked to attend interview – TBC

If you are successful at a formal interview you will be invited to one of the homes to meet staff and young people who also play an active role in the Foundations recruitment process

The Caldecott Foundation is committed to safeguarding children.  We follow safer recruitment guidelines and all appointments will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service and references.

If you feel you have the personal skills and energy to work in one of our outstanding homes please go to the Foundations website, www.thecaldecottfoundation.co.uk or contact our HR department jonathan.butler@caldecottfoundation.co.uk or by phone on 01303 815630 for a full job description and person specification and an application form

 

       Please note: we aim to contact shortlisted applicants as soon as possible. 

Registered Charity No. 307889

Information about the school

The Caldecott Foundation provides specialist residential care, fostering families and education for disadvantaged, vulnerable and traumatised young people in the UK.

All of our services work to the Caldecott Foundation’s Relational Model providing young people with a secure base from which they can feel safe enough to develop strong relationships with adults and other children.

With children’s homes rated as Outstanding by Ofsted, The Caldecott Foundation is one of the country’s leading providers of therapeutic care with services based in Kent and Nottinghamshire caring for young people from across the UK.

From an initial assessment completed by our own Clinical Psychologists through to our leaving care support service The Caldecott Foundation provide individually tailored interventions that achieve outstanding long term outcomes.

With our therapeutic approach we support young people with a complex range of behaviours and challenges including specialising in self-harm, sexually harmful behaviours, attachment disorders and those at risk of child sexual exploitation.

Job Contact Information

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.