Residential Project Worker

Location UK / Down

Job Type Permanent part-time, Trainee

Salary See description

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1384898

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Residential Project Worker based in Banbridge.

Residential Project Worker (2728)

Location: Willowgrove

Contract type: Permanent

Willowgrove provides a range of residential and community-based short break placements to young people aged 6-18 years who may have  physical, learning or sensory disabilities or life limiting conditions.

We offer our residential service via day care, overnight breaks during the week or at weekends and extended breaks during holiday times to approx. 30 children and young people within the Southern H&SC Trust area. 

There are an additional 35 children availing of short breaks in the community via our Tuesday Club and Saturday Link programmes.

Apart from routine day-to-day requirements some of our young people need to be manually lifted, fed, and their personal care needs provided for, including the administration of medication and practical tasks

Locations: Banbridge

Hours: 30 per week.  Rota inc. weekends

Salary: £18,599 – £25,866 plus sleep-in allowance

A waiting list will be held in the event of similar vacancies arising within the next 9 months.

About Barnardo’s

At Barnardo’s we believe in children – no matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. Please read about our basis and values following the link below. You will be asked questions relating to them as part of the recruitment process for this role.

Barnardo’s is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce for staff and volunteers. We actively encourage applications from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic and male candidates as they are under-represented within Barnardo’s.

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website.

Closing Date: 25 January 2019

Interview Date: TBC