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Residential Child Care Officer - Garreglwyd x 2

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Summary
Salary: £22,183 - £25,991
Location: Garreg Llwyd
Region: Llanelli
Job Type: Temporary - Full Time
Vacancy Group: Education & Children
Category: Education & Children
Closing Date: 05/09/2021
Date Posted: 04/27/2021
Reference: 026426

Description

Closing Date: 09/05/2021

Children’s Services / Garreglwyd

Residential Child Care Officer x 2
(Temporary for 6 months due to Staffing Levels)

£22,183 - £25,991 (Grade F) 

Do you want to make a real difference to the lives of children and young people?

This is an exciting opportunity to join Carmarthenshire County Council’s children’s residential service. We are investing significantly into our residential provision and collaborating with adult services to ensure positive transitions for young adults with complex needs and disabilities. We are looking for staff who have the right values, motivation and commitment to work in this rewarding yet challenging role. You will become part of a team providing a stimulating, nurturing environment to enable our children and young people to reach their full potential.

It is not essential that you have previous experience of working in residential homes as we recognise that individuals come with a wide range of experiences and transferable skills. We offer an excellent induction and training package, including supporting you to attain a level 3 qualification in working with Children and Young people, if you do not already have this. 

You will be required to work shifts on a rota basis, to include sleep ins. This includes working evenings, weekends and bank holidays.

A basic knowledge of Welsh is required to accomplish this post. Support can be provided on appointment to reach this level.

For an informal discussion please contact Louise Quartermass on 07974585408 / LERQuatermass@carmarthenshire.gov.uk 

A Disclosure and Barring Service check will be requested for this post.

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Contact 1
Contact Name: Louise Quartermass
Telephone: 07974585408
Email Address: LERQuatermass@carmarthenshire.gov.uk

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