Assistant Houseparent, New College Worcester, Worcester

New College Worcester (NCW)

New College Worcester (NCW) is a nationally and internationally regarded non-maintained special school, devoted to the education of vision impaired young people aged 11 – 19.  NCW has a good OFSTED report.

ASSISTANT HOUSEPARENT, (Ref: C229/1021)
45 hours per week, term time only
SCP 5 – 6, £19,312 – £19,698

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic member of staff to provide a high standard of care to students with a vision impairment, in a proficient and sensitive manner that will enhance their academic and social development.  Direct contact with the students involves developing and delivering care programmes appropriate to their age and understanding.  Experience of ASD and Autism would be an advantage, as would be the ability to be firm and persistent in the face of challenges.

NCW is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is conditional on verified references, medical clearance, an enhanced DBS check and Registration and a six-month probationary period. NCW is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Candidates must complete an NCW application form, CVs alone are not accepted.

Full details of JD/PS, and application form, can be downloaded from NCW’s website (www.ncw.co.uk/vacancies).  If you would like more information on the role, please contact Mick Madden (mmadden@ncw.co.uk) who will be happy to discuss the position with you.

Completed application forms to be returned to: Sheila Wood at NCW, by email to swood@ncw.co.uk, or uploaded to NCW website.

CLOSING ON: 12.00 on MONDAY 4 OCTOBER 2021

INTERVIEWS ON:  w/b MONDAY 4 OCTOBER 2021

All applicants will receive an email confirming receipt of their application, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted after the closing date.