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 6 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 working week will cover early mornings, evenings and weekends during school term time and all day during the school holiday. We also require staff to be available to sleep-in as part of a rota for which an extra payment will be made.
An NVQ 3/QCF Diploma level 3 or equivalent qualification in Child Care is required for this position. A full induction and regular 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.
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 27 days per annum rising to a maximum of 32 days.
For an informal discussion, please contact Michael Garrity, Team Manager, on 01635 43778.