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Wolverdene Special School

Residential Childcare Officer

Closing date: 04/11/2019 at 12:00

Job Start Date: November 2019

Contract/Hours: Permanent , Part-time

Salary Type: Support Staff

Salary Details: Grade C or Grade D, dependant on qualification and experience

Hours of Work: 30 hrs a week on a rota basis, including evenings and addition sleep-ins (Mon-Fri, term time only)

Location of Role: Andover

Contact e-mail address: adminoffice@wolverdene.hants.sch.uk

Job/Person Summary

Are you a committed, creative and effective professional who believes that all children with complex special needs, whatever their history, deserve opportunities to make outstanding progress in their learning?

Do you enjoy a vibrant and challenging environment where no two days are the same, a dedicated and dynamic team of colleagues, who look for creative and responsive solutions to sometimes complex issues?

We are a primary special needs school for pupils with Social, Emotional and Mental Health with residential provision, serving half of Hampshire.  We are a 10 bedded unit offering a residential experience for those children who need a 24 hour curriculum, working alongside a dedicated care team. You will be working Monday – Friday term time only on a rota basis with additional sleep-ins.

We can support your development through our multi professional team and offer you experiences to specialise and develop your practice.

A visit before applying is advisable - you are welcome to visit at anytime but please contact the school to arrange an appointment.

Exceptional childcare practitioners always welcome.

Please visit our website for further information  www.wolverdene.hants.sch.uk

Application Procedure

Please visit our website for further information and an application pack


Safer Recruitment

Wolverdene Special School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

About us

Address: 22 Love Lane, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 2AF

Telephone: 01264 362350

Website: www.wolverdene.hants.sch.uk

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