Residential Short Breaks Practitioner

The Residential Short Breaks Practitioner is to provide residential respite care for Children and Young People with learning and/or physical disabilities, providing 1:1 support if required.

Residential Short Breaks Practitioner
Location: South Gloucestershire
Salary: Grade 7 £15,551, Grade 6 £17,297
Hours per week: 36 per week
Contract: Full Time, Permanent

Role Description:

The direct work with Children and Young People will also include providing practical and emotional support to empower them to develop skills and appropriate independence.

36 hours per week, to include some unsociable hours, with the need for flexibility to meet the needs of the service - hours worked on a shift basis.

Grade 7 Post requires some residential experience working with children & young people with disabilities/Autism.

Grade 6 Post requires NVQ3 in Health & Social Care for Children (or equivalent) and at least 6 months experience working with children and young people with disabilities/autism in a residential setting.

Closing Date: 30th March 2018