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Senior Residential Child Care Officer - Garreglwyd

Vacancy Details

Salary: £28,672 - £32,910
Location: Garreg Llwyd
Region: Llanelli
Job Type: Permanent - Full Time
Vacancy Group: Education & Children
Category: Education & Children
Closing Date: 10/07/2021
Date Posted: 09/23/2021
Reference: 1/017308


Closing Date: 07/10/2021

Children’s Services / Garreglwyd

Senior Residential Child Care Officer 

£28,672 - £32,910 (Grade H) 

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

We are looking for a senior childcare officer to join a dedicated team at our home in the Gwendraeth Valley area. 

This is an exciting opportunity to join Carmarthenshire County Council’s children’s residential service in a deputy management position.

You will provide a vital role in enabling our homes to provide a good quality, consistent service, deputising for the manager when required. We are looking for someone who has the right values, motivation and commitment to work in this rewarding yet challenging role. You will become part of a dedicated team providing a stimulating, nurturing environment to enable our children and young people to reach their full potential.

We are looking for a motivated and dedicated individual with the ability to lead a team and support and supervise colleagues and in return, you will receive support and development opportunities. 

The post covers early mornings, afternoons, sleep in duties and administration days as part of a rolling rota, covering a 24-hour service. You must also be prepared to work at our other homes across the region.

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 Natasha Harries, Home Manager – 01269 598348

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

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Contact Name: Natasha Harries
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