Current Vacancies

Gym Instructor and Activities Instructor

Scp 06 - 08; £19,171 - £19,945 per annum
jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk
01204 304230
Please complete the application form and send to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk or post to Birtenshaw, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, BL7 9AB

We are seeking expressions of interest for the post of Gym and Activities Instructor (With specific responsibility to lead on Dance and Yoga)

Key Responsibilities:

  1. To assist in devising and delivering gym programmes to enhance the experiences of children and young adults supported by Birtenshaw and to work with care and education staff teams to encourage maximum participation.
  2. To take the lead on devising and delivering dance, yoga and water based exercise sessions to enhance the experiences of children and young adults supported by Birtenshaw.
  3. To develop and maintain links with other private, statutory and voluntary organisations that are able to offer opportunities for sporting and recreational activities.

Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification for further details.

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Appointable candidates will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Information provided by you or the DBS will be dealt with in a confidential manner and in accordance with the DBS Code of Practice which can be viewed here.

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.

Closing Date: 19 June 2019 at 12 noon

 


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Registered Manager (Children’s Residential)

£30,507 - £36,876 per annum
Care Services
jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk
01204 304230
Please download the application form compete and return to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk or post to Birtenshaw, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, BL7 9AB

Birtenshaw is looking to recruit a qualified Registered Manager with recent experience and a track record of successfully managing a Residential Children`s Home judged at least Good by Ofsted.

You must be prepared to work across all Birtenshaws locations as well as being innovative, inspirational and a positive role model to staff teams.

You must be committed and flexible to meet the ever changing needs of the children and young people.

What we offer:

  • Group Income Protection Scheme. This provides a guaranteed income for employees who are unable to work as a result of illness or injury.
  • Employee Assistance Programme. A 24 hour helpline from Health Assured to support you through any of life’s issues or problems.
  • With a clear career path and excellent training and support on offer, you would have the opportunity to develop an exciting and rewarding career within a rapidly developing charitable organisation, whilst making a positive impact upon the lives of the children Birtenshaw supports.

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Appointable candidates will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Information provided by you or the DBS will be dealt with in a confidential manner and in accordance with the DBS Code of Practice which can be viewed here.

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.

Closing Date:  21 June 2019 at 12.00 noon.


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Child Support Worker

£17,711 - £18,795 (plus the opportunity to earn an additional £2000 for undertaking additional responsibilities)
jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk
01204 304230
Please complete the application form and send to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk or post to Birtenshaw, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, BL7 9AB

Birtenshaw are looking to recruit a number of support workers to work within our children’s services.

Working with children and young people with special education need and disability can be a challenging but rewarding job whatever the role; it’s a job that requires enthusiasm, dedication, energy, and a sense of humour. However, if you are committed to helping improve the lives of disabled children and young adults, your own life will be enriched from the satisfaction you get from seeing each individual make progress against adversity.

What we offer:

  • In addition to the stipulated salary there is the opportunity to earn an additional £2000 for undertaking additional responsibilities.
  • Our support workers are based in teams in one particular location, although on occasion staff may be asked to cover elsewhere.
  • Group Income Protection Scheme. This provides a guaranteed income for employees who are unable to work as a result of illness or injury.
  • Employee Assistance Programme. A 24 hour helpline from Health Assured to support you through any of life’s issued or problems.
  • With a clear career path and excellent training and support on offer, you would have the opportunity to develop an exciting and rewarding career within a rapidly developing charitable organisation, whilst making a positive impact upon the lives of the children Birtenshaw supports.

Experience in working within a care setting is desirable but not essential, full training will be given to enhance knowledge and skills to ensure the best possible care is being delivered.

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Appointable candidates will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Information provided by you or the DBS will be dealt with in a confidential manner and in accordance with the DBS Code of Practice which can be viewed here.

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.

Full time SCP 02 – 05: £17,711 – £18,795 (plus the opportunity to earn an additional £2000 for undertaking additional responsibilities)

Closing Date: 19 June 2019 at 12 noon


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Adult Support Worker

£17,711-18,795 (plus the opportunity to earn an additional £1500 for additional responsibilities undertaken)
email: jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk
01204 304 230
Please complete the attached application form and email to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk or post to Birtenshaw, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, BL7 9AB

Birtenshaw are looking to recruit a number of Adult Support Workers to work within our Adult Services.

Experience in working within a care setting is desirable however, a full programme of training will be given to enhance knowledge and skills to ensure the best possible care is being delivered.

A confident approach is key to supporting the young adults who may present with challenges. We offer full time support worker contracts with a regular shift pattern set in advance. We also have a number of vacancies for weekend support workers (14.5 hours per week). Our support workers are based in teams in one particular location, although on occasions staff may be asked to cover elsewhere.

  • Group Income Protection Scheme. This provides a guaranteed income for employees who are unable to work as a result of illness or injury.
  • Employee Assistance Programme. A 24 hour helpline from Health Assured to support you through any of life’s issued or problems.
  • With a clear career path and excellent training and support on offer, you would have the opportunity to develop an exciting and rewarding career within a rapidly developing charitable organisation, whilst making a positive impact upon the lives of the young people Birtenshaw supports.

Full time SCP 02 – 05:  £17,711 – £18,795 (plus the opportunity to earn an additional £1500 for additional responsibilities undertaken).

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Appointable candidates will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Information provided by you or the DBS will be dealt with in a confidential manner and in accordance with the DBS Code of Practice which can be viewed via the DBS website.

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.

Closing date: 05 June 2019 at 12 noon


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Driver/Caretaker

£18,065 - £18,795 (£7116 - £7403 - 20 hours per week, term time only)
jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk
01204 304230
Please complete the application form and send to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk or post to Birtenshaw, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, BL7 9AB

Birtenshaw is currently recruiting for a number drivers to join our transport team. Our drivers are essential in transporting our children and young people to a variety of locations.

There are a number of vacancies working various hours including;

  • 20 hours per week – school term time only (split shifts)

Additional hours will be available during non term time.

Applicants must be over the age of 25 and must have held a full licence (including D1), for a minimum of two years.

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Appointable candidates will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Information provided by you or the DBS will be dealt with in a confidential manner and in accordance with the DBS Code of Practice which can be viewed here.

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.

Closing Date: 19 June 2019 at 12 noon

 


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Driver/Caretaker – Birtenshaw Merseyside

£18,065 - £18,795 (£7116 - £7403 - 20 hours per week, term time only, £3558 - £3701 - 10 hours per week)
jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk
01204 304230
Please complete the application form and send to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk or post to Birtenshaw, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, BL7 9AB

Birtenshaw is currently recruiting for a number of drivers to join our transport team. Our drivers are essential in transporting our children and young people to a variety of locations.

There are a number of vacancies working various hours including;

  • 20 hours per week – school term time only (split shift)
  • 10 hours per week – school term time only (pm only)

Additional hours may be available during non term time.

Applicants must be over the age of 25 and must have held a full licence, for a minimum of two years.

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Appointable candidates will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Information provided by you or the DBS will be dealt with in a confidential manner and in accordance with the DBS Code of Practice which can be viewed here.

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.

Closing Date: 19 June 2019 at 12 noon, Interviews 25 June 2019

 


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Teaching Assistant / Learning Support Assistant (Merseyside School)

Equivalent to NCJ scale point 2 - 5 £17,711 - £18,795 per annum (plus the opportunity to earn an additional £2500 per annum for undertaking additional responsibilities).
Education
jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk
01204 304 230
To apply for the role please download and complete an application form and forward to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk or post to our Head Office at: Birtenshaw, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, BL7 9AB

Birtenshaw is looking to recruit Learning Support Assistants for our new special needs school in Fazakerley, Liverpool. The school is a state of the art building including a 25m hydrotherapy pool, sensory rooms and well-resourced classrooms complete with interactive technology.

Working with children and young people with special educational need and disability can be a challenging but rewarding job whatever the role; it’s a job that requires enthusiasm, dedication, energy, and a sense of humour.

If you think this is you please contact us on 01204 304 230 and ask for the Recruitment Team or Jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Appointable candidates will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Information provided by you or the DBS will be dealt with in a confidential manner and in accordance with the DBS Code of Practice which can be viewed via DBS website.

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.

Closing date: 19 June 2019 at 12 noon, Interviews: 25 June 2019

 


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