Residential Care Tutor, 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.  We are hoping to appoint as soon as possible:

Full time:  45 hours per week (term time only) plus sleep-ins
Scale 5: SCP12-17 (£22,183 – £24,491)
plus sleep in payment of £37.07 per night.

We are seeking to employ 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.

You will be working in shifts over four days to include mornings, days and evenings in the Sixth Form Hostel and student boarding houses, and sleep-ins (for which an extra payment is made).  This position is term time only.

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 Disclosure & Barring Service check and Registration and a six-month probationary period.  NCW is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Full details and application forms can be downloaded from NCW’s website ( or contact Sheila Wood (01905 763933) (  If you would like further information regarding this role please contact Mick Madden (  Candidates must complete an NCW application form, CVs will not be accepted.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:  12.00 on Monday 14 June 2021

All applicants will receive confirmation by email that their application form has been received, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted after the application deadline.

INTERVIEWS WILL TAKE PLACE ON:  week commencing 21 June 2021