The Castle Gate is a short break service for disabled children and young people and we provide overnight stays and day care opportunities for up to six young people per day.
We are looking for flexible dynamic people to join our team as part of a rota, which covers 7 days a week. The waking night post covers from 9.15 pm – 7.15 am.
An NVQ 3/QCF Diploma Level 3 or equivalent qualification in Child Care is required for this position. A full induction, supervision and training will be provided.
This role has been identified as public facing in accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2017; the requirement to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in English applies.
We are ideally looking to offer the successful candidate the full number of hours advertised above. However, we will consider offering less hours than advertised providing they meet the requirements of the role and service which will be determined by the recruiting manager.
West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as flexible working, access to a wide range of relevant training, local government pension scheme, family friendly policies, a range of local discounts and much more. You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement of 26 days per annum rising to a maximum of 31 days.
For an informal discussion contact Michael Garrity on 01635 43778 who will be happy to discuss this further.