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Residential Care Worker ‘Sleep Over’

Scale R12 – R18, Range 3 (FTE £20,828 - £22,543 per annum depending on experience) plus £34.85 per Sleep-in Duty
Grafham Grange School, Guildford, GU5 0LH
Split Shifts 3.15pm to 11.00pm Mon–Thurs & 7.15am to 9.15am Tues-Fri
Closing Date: 18/08/2018

Job Details

You will work as part of a team in a warm, homely environment where students are supported and able to experience a wide range of activities that encourage independence and acceptable behaviour in line with behaviour plans.

You will also work as part of the larger school team with teachers, therapists and pastoral and learning assistants to share information and provide an integrated support package of care and independence training for the young people.

Full Job Description = Residential Care Worker – Job Description_Person Specification

Person Specification

Previous experience of working with SEMH pupils is not essential but desirable and applications from colleagues currently in mainstream settings are encouraged.

Must have own transport due to rural location.

Further Information

Grafham Grange School is an academy for boys’, located in the Surrey Countryside, 20 minutes from Guildford. We provide an all-round education for boys aged 11-18.

With our committed support and guidance, our students manage to overcome significant barriers to learning, acquiring the skills and competencies to re-join mainstream or post-16 education with a broad spectrum of qualifications and there-by building themselves better futures.

The school is extremely well supported in its continual drive for excellence through its Governing Body, Executive Office and Board of Trustees and the school is committed to CPD across its staff teams.

Further details and how to apply

To apply for this role, please send your completed application form to j.tremble@grafham-grange.co.uk.

Please note that CV applications will not be accepted.

Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Closing Date: 18th August 2018

Interview Date: Week commencing 20th August 2018

We reserve the right to appoint outstanding candidates prior to the closing date.

As a community of learners, families and colleagues OHC&AT believes that by working collaboratively, with energy and ambition we can always effect positive change. No limit is placed on what is possible and everyone has the ability to be the very best they can be.

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