Vacancy Type Permanent - Full Time Salary £18,890 Hours 37.5 Job Advert - Division Information
Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK.
Job Advert Location Description
With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.
Job Advert Role Description
We offer a unique integration of education, care and therapy to young people aged 5 to 19 with complex needs, some of whom may also be on the autistic spectrum.
All of the roles require passion and enthusiasm, excellent communications skills, high levels of self motivation and the necessary drive and commitment to support our young people to achieve.
We currently have a Team Leader Opportunity within West View Children's Home based near Cadnam.
You will be required to work approximately 8 shifts on a transparent 3 week rolling rota basis.
As a Team Leader, you will be responsible for supervising a team of support workers, providing day to day care for our Young People, supporting them in activities, education and statutory meetings relating to their time in residential care.
Working as a team you will ensure the home is kept to a good standard in all aspects of house-keeping.
Experience of working in a Residential Childcare setting or working with young people with challenging behaviour is an advantage.
We welcome applications from those with no experience but who are willing to train. All staff undertake relevent training leading to a nationally recognised Level 3 Qualification in Residential Childcare (QCF).
You need to have held a driving license for at least three years and have no more than six points.
To start as soon as possible
For all roles we require a minimum of two references. References provided must cover the last 3 years, or you are applying to work within our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.
Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.
From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-
term and respite mental healthcare.