Waking Night Staff/Personal Care Assistants, New College Worcester, Worcester

New College Worcester (NCW)

New College Worcester is a nationally regarded non-maintained special school, devoted to the education of vision impaired young people aged 11 – 19.    We are seeking to appoint the following member for the Care team for September 2021:

JOB TITLE:  WAKING NIGHT STAFF / PERSONAL CARE ASSISTANTS
Reference:  C228/0821
SALARY:  Scale 3, SCP 5-6 (£19,312 – £19,698fte).  Pro rata salary will be calculated according to hours worked and term time only.

We are looking for a team of staff to provide a high standard of care to blind and vision impaired students in a proficient and sensitive manner that will enhance their academic and social development.

You will be responsible for the care of students in the Sixth Form residential unit.  The security of the Hostel/House and its residents, fire prevention, providing an orderly environment for sleep to take place and dealing with medical and emotional matters to a level at which you feel capable and confident.  Effective oral and writing communication with colleagues.

Full details can be found on our website www.ncw.co.uk.  If you would like more information regarding these positions, please contact Mick Madden mmadden@ncw.co.uk.  All applications to be returned to recruitment@ncw.co.uk. Candidates must complete an NCW application form, CVs alone will not be accepted.

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 two references, an enhanced DBS Clearance and Registration, a medical clearance and a six-month probationary period.  NCW is an Equal Opportunities employer.  All candidates must complete an NCW application form, CVs alone will not be accepted.

CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATION: 09.00 Monday 9 August 2021

All applications will be acknowledged by email.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted after the closing date.

INTERVIEWS WILL BE ON: 12 and 13 August 2021