• Sarah D. Young, Headteacher : telephone 01263 578144

Residential Childcare Officer

Residential Childcare Officer – 37 hrs +5 hrs Term Time + 2 weeks

GR1398 – Scale E, Point 7-11

RCCO (all units) Job Description and Person Spec DOWNLOAD

Closing date: Tues 10th March 9am
Interview date: Wed 18th March

Sidestrand Hall is a weekly (Monday to Friday) residential school for pupils aged 7-19 years with complex needs and associated emotional and behavioural difficulties. The school is seeking to appoint a Residential Child Care Officer to work across the residential units, before and after the school day.

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, flexible and child-centred in practice. We need someone who can be a role model, work well within a team, has great communication skills, can manage their workload and be prepared for the varying difficulties the role may present.

You will be suitably qualified or have previous experience within a care environment. This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of a residential team, providing high quality care for pupils.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate continued professional development and the required qualifications as detailed in the application pack.

For further information, or to make an appointment to visit, please contact the Manager, Simon White 01263 578144.

Candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted by email.

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.