Starting Salary: NJC Grade 3, Scale point 4-6 – Salary from £18,426 to £19,171 per annum pro rata
Hours: Job 1 Monday 15:30 – 22:00
Tuesday 07:15 – 13:30
Wednesday 07:15 – 13:30
Friday 13:30 – 22:00 (open weekend)
Friday 07:15 – 15:30 (closed weekend)
Saturday 08:00 – 16:00 (open weekend) Alt weekends
Sunday 14:00 – 22:00 (open weekend) Alt weekends
Hours 67.25 over 2 weeks or average 33 hrs 45 min per week
Start Date: ASAP Closing Date: 11th May at 12.00 noon
Applications are invited for the position of Care Assistant to work term time only (with an additional week for in-service training). Some shift work is involved.
St Rose's provision is from 2 to 25 years; a nursery, a non-maintained special school for students from 5 to 19 and St Martin’s an independent specialist college for students from 19 to 25. Our students have physical and sensory disabilities, learning and communication difficulties and complex health needs.
We are looking for a committed Care Assistant to support students in our residential setting and school/college. Providing personal care, assisting with eating and drinking, and moving and handling are all important aspects of this role. A level 3 qualification in health and social care is required, if you don’t already have this qualification you will need to commence and complete the course as soon as you join us.
St Rose’s is an inspiring, stimulating and rewarding place to work, where new challenges abound. We have a strong commitment to support staff in continuing their professional development, and we offer many ways to achieve this. Our staff enjoy a strong sense of community and professional support, as well as a lively and cheerful environment to work in. In addition there are many other benefits for staff, including a central Stroud location with easy access to buses and trains; on-site parking, attractive grounds, low-cost lunches and subsidised nursery places.
Candidates will require an enhanced DBS check and two satisfactory references prior to taking up the post. Applications should be made by application form only. CV’s will not be accepted.
For an informal conversation about these positions, please contact either Head of Care, Jo Pearch, or Faye Hughes, Registered Manager.
St Rose’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff, and volunteers, to share the same commitment. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
St Rose's School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.