The Libra School
Residential Child Care Officers
Full time – 2 set 24 hours shifts per week on set days and 1 in 3 weekends (dropping to 1 day in week on these) – a usual shift is 24 hours although sometimes these can be 24.5 hours (depending on handover requirements)
The rate of pay is £209.28 per 24hr shift
Full time post equates to a minimum salary of £25,113.60 gross per annum
Extra shifts available
Ideally with a L3 Diploma or a similar qualification working with children and young people however we will consider applicants with either strong relevant experience/qualities who require training.
We are looking for dedicated people interested in supporting children in residential homes in West Somerset. If you enjoy an active work lifestyle where no day is ever the same, supporting children to be the best they can be and are adaptable, flexible, self-motivated and can drive a manual car then we would like to hear from you.
For Application forms and job descriptions please refer to our website www.libraschool.co.uk
Those who have previously applied, need not re-apply
Libra is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including reference checks with past employers.
This post is identified as being within the scope of Regulated Activity and requires a cleared Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Agency. As such all previous criminal convictions deemed to be expired under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act are required to be declared, this may not negate the applicant from being appointed.