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Vacancy Details

Night Care Worker (Casual)

Employer:
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
Salary:
£19,554 pro rata per annum (SCP 7) £10.41 per hour
Location:
Sefton
Contract:
Casual
Working Pattern:
Nights
Hours:
0 hours per week. Casual as and when required.
DBS Check:
Enhanced
Closing Date:
31/10/2019 at 23:55 PM
Reference:
SF/19/102978
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council

Introducing ourselves: Springbrook Residential Home provides disabled children and young people aged 6 – 18 years with a rolling respite programme where required following a social work assessment. The team provides support and encouragement in independence and social activities whilst young people are in our care.

Job requirements:

A number of suitably qualified workers with disability experience and knowledge are required to provide support to disabled children and young people during their overnight stays at Springbrook.

The team works collaboratively with other service areas and council departments and you will be expected to be fully committed to a Multi-Disciplinary Team approach.

The successful candidates must be flexible, motivated and committed. They must have a passion for improving the lives of disabled children and young people and their families.

Due to the nature of work the above post is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and relevant care/safeguarding legislation and appointment will only be confirmed if a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure is obtained from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

WHILST THIS POST HAS A LONG CLOSING DATE, THE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED REGULARLY AND INTERVIEWS WILL BE HELD PERIODICALLY. PLEASE THEREFORE SUBMIT AN APPLICATION IF INTERESTED IN THE POST.

Equal Opportunities

Please note that all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for these jobs (as given in the Person Specification) and who want to apply under the Disability Confident Scheme will be invited to interview.

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided.

Please note, we do not accept CV’s (unless specified on the advert).

Please fully complete the online application form.

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