Residential Care Tutor, New College Worcester, Worcester

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


Full time:  23.5 hours per week (term time only) plus 2 sleep-ins per week

NJC SCP 7 – 11, £19,554 – £21,166 (pro rata £10,211 – £11,053).

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 and an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check and Registration.  NCW is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Full details and application forms can be downloaded from NCW’s website ( or contact Sheila Wood for further information (01905 763933).  Candidates must complete a NCW application form, CVs will not be accepted.

Please telephone, write or e-mail for details to:

Sheila Wood,   New College Worcester, Whittington Road, Worcester, WR5 2JX
Tel: 01905 763933

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:  12.00 Wednesday 27 November 2019

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: Tuesday 10 December 2019