Location
Talocher School, Talocher Farm, Monmouth, NP25 4DN
Priory Group Division
Education & Children's Services
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time
Salary
£15,600 per annum plus £40 sleep ins - Minimum of 6 per month plus overtime avaliable
Hours
37.5 per week
Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK. With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

Job Advert Location Description

Talocher Farmhouses consist of 2 Childrens Homes, providing care to children aged 10 - 18. The children have a diagnosis of emotional and behavioural difficulties. Members of residential staff will often support in the assosiated school, which can bring a variety of new experiences throughout the day.

Job Advert Role Description

The homes work on a rolling 3 weekly rota:

Week 1 - Monday, Thursday and Sunday

Week 2 - Tuesday and Saturday

Week 3 - Wednesday and Friday

 These consists of a 15 hour day from 8am -11pm and then a sleep in that will follow on most occassions.

As a Residential Support Worker, you will be responsible for providing day to day care for our Young People, supporting them in activities, education and statutory meetings relating to their time in residential care. Working as a team you will ensure the home is kept to a good standard in all aspects of house-keeping.

Experience of working in a Residential Childcare setting or working with young people with BESD is an advantage. We welcome applications from those with no experience but willing to train. All staff undertake relevent training leading to a nationally recognised Level 3 Qualification in Residential Childcare (QCF).

You need to have held a driving license for at least three years and have no more than six points.

You can earn up to £18,000 - £19,000 with Sleep in's and selected overtime always avaliable.

Division DBS info

References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, or you are applying to work within our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

 

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

 

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Let us know how we are doing, review us on Indeed  or Glassdoor by following these links

Glassdoor

https://www.glassdoor.co.uk/Overview/Working-at-Priory-Group-EI_IE37118.11,23.htm

Indeed

https://www.indeed.co.uk/cmp/Priory-Education

 

Job Description
Support_Worker.pdf
Closing Date
31/08/2018