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Residential Child Care Officer

  • Employer: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: WMBC/19/112243
  • Published: Thu 17/10/2019, 15:05 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 07/11/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: Between 16 to 28 hours per week
  • Salary: 11,021 to 21,703 (Pro rata)
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Merseyside

 

Band G

 

28.00 hours post

26.00 hours post

16.00 hours post

 

Big changes. No excuses. That’s what we’re delivering at Wirral Council. We’ve got ambitious targets to meet by 2020. To achieve everything we have promised to our residents, we need people who are driven and ready to deliver the very best for our communities.

 

Wirral is home to vibrant, energetic and engaged communities, people who take real ownership of their local area and are passionate about making Wirral a better place.

It is a fantastic place to live, work and visit.

 

We are an employer who supports, who is flexible but who demands the very best.

 

Willowtree is a short break service for children with severe learning and physical disabilities aged 8 to 18 years . In this role, you'll develop, implement and review Personal Care Plans, with the aim of providing for a flexible and Person Centered response to young people and their families. 

 

We are looking for someone who understands young people, how to support their communication needs and who is able to offer advice and support in all aspects of daily living including personal care, activity planning. 

 

We are looking for someone who can work flexibly including undertaking sleep-ins and weekend working. 

 

You'll need to be qualified in Diploma Level 3 Childcare or equivalent and have experience in working with children, some of whom could present difficult and challenging behaviour.

 

Above all you will looking to improve the way we engage with our residents to ensure they are at the heart of everything we do. 

 

Interviews are planned for week commencing 18th November 2019

 

 

This post is subject to Enhanced Child Level DBS check.

 

No holding back. No excuses. Just change Wirral.

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Please note that in accordance with the Council’s policy, employees who are in a formal redeployment situation will be considered in the first instance for all vacancies.

 

Applications will be accepted until midnight on the closing date.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applications.

 

Applications can only be accepted through the Jobs page following registration.  Forms received via the post will not be processed.

 

All applicants invited to interview must evidence their right to work in the UK.  Details of required documents can be found by clicking the link at the bottom of the Jobs page.

 

The job description and other supporting documents will not be accessible once the vacancy closing date has passed so if a copy is required you should download it now.

 

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  • Person Specification
  • Job Description
  • Employer: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: WMBC/19/112243
  • Published: Thu 17/10/2019, 15:05 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 07/11/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: Between 16 to 28 hours per week
  • Salary: 11,021 to 21,703 (Pro rata)
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Merseyside

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