New College Worcester (NCW) is a nationally and internationally regarded non-maintained special school, devoted to the education of vision impaired young people aged 11-19. NCW has a good OFSTED report.
ASSISTANT HOUSEPARENT/PERSONAL ASSISTANT: (Ref: C194/0719)
2 – 6 Vacancies, between 10 / 15 / 25 hours
SCP 2 – 6, £17,711 - £19,171 (pro rata hours worked)
We are seeking to appoint enthusiastic members of staff to provide a high standard of care to students with a vision impairment, in a proficient and sensitive manner that will enhance their academic and social development. Direct contact with the students involves developing and delivering care programmes appropriate to their age and understanding. Experience of ASD and Autism would be an advantage, as would be the ability to be firm and persistent in the face of challenges.
Your likely pattern of working will be as below (but this is at the discretion of the
07.30 – 09.30: Monday to Friday – 2 posts @ 10hours
17.00 – 22.00: Two evenings between Monday to Thursday + either Friday or
Sunday evenings - 4 posts @ 15 hours.
Your may apply for one or a combination of posts, all applications will be considered.
NCW is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Posts are conditional on verified references, medical clearance and an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check and Registration. NCW is an Equal Opportunities employer.
Full details and application form can be downloaded from NCW’s website (www.ncw.co.uk) or contact Sheila Wood for further information on 01905 763933. Candidates must complete an NCW application form, CVs alone are not accepted.
Or telephone, write or e-mail for details to:
Sheila Wood, NCW, Whittington Road, Worcester, WR5 2JX
Tel: 01905 763933
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 16.00 on Thursday 11 July 2019.
All applicants will receive confirmation by email that their application form has been received, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted after the application deadline.
INTERVIEWS ARE LIKELY TO TAKE PLACE: 15 July 2019