• Sarah D. Young, Headteacher : telephone 01263 578144

Residential Child Care Officer Vacancy

1 Full Time Residential Child Care Officer
GR1398 – Scale E, Point 18-21

Permanent, 52 Week Contract – Hours worked over 39 weeks, 42 hrs per week Mon-Fri mornings and evenings, including some split shifts and sleep ins.
Clement Lodge is part of a residential provision on the site of Sidestrand Hall School, which have been graded Outstanding by Ofsted in all areas. Clement Lodge provides 4 nights (Monday to Thursday inclusive) residence, term time only.

The school is seeking to appoint a Residential Care Officer to join our experienced team. This is a challenging yet rewarding role for anyone seeking to make a difference to children with autism and associated conditions.

We are looking for staff who:
• Have the confidence and patience to be able to set clear boundaries for children and young people
• Can contribute to the physical, social and emotional well-being, providing a safe and nurturing atmosphere
• To be a positive and supportive role model who is approachable and fun
• Is willing to help provide a warm and stable home environment as part of a team

Enthusiasm is more important than experience as full training will be provided
Candidates that successfully complete the 6 month probation will be required to undertake the Diploma Level 3 for Children and Young People.

For further information, or to make an appointment to visit, please contact the Manager, Mr Simon Yockney 01263 578144. For an application pack please download RCCO Job Des and Person Spec  and application form

Closing date: 22nd Nov 2017 9am

Interview date: 30th Nov 2017

Sidestrand Hall is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant of this post will be subject to a DBS check and Childcare Disqualification.