Current Vacancies

Service Manager: Care Services

Birtenshaw Care Services is recruiting a Service/Senior Manager.

The overall purpose of the role is to ensure the provision of outstanding services, promote the welfare of service users and ensure they are protected from harm.

The successful applicant will operate as part of Birtenshaw’s senior management team, with overarching leadership and management responsibility for up to six front line care services.  This could include children’s or adults services and will be finalised based on the successful applicants experience, knowledge and skill set.

Compliance with relevant legislation, regulatory frameworks and organisational policies and procedures will be integral to the role.

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

No agencies please.

Closing Date: 04 September 2017 at 12 noon

Interviews will take place: 14 September 2017


Equivalent to NJC Scale SCP 35-42
Care
jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk
01204304230
To apply please download the application form and return to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk. Alternatively, contact 01204 304230 to request an application pack or for further information. CVs will not be accepted unless accompanied by an application form.
Job Description Application Form

Caretaker

Birtenshaw is looking to recruit a part time caretaker to work at our College site on Crompton Way, Bolton. The successful applicant will be responsible for: securing Birtenshaw’s grounds and premises, To carry out minor maintenance of the building and to put away equipment and furniture after use by groups.

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Closing Date: 25 August 2017 at 12 noon

Interviews will take place: 05 September 2017

 


£7.50 per hour
Corporate Services
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
Job description Application Form

Child Support Worker

Birtenshaw is a dynamic and expanding charity; we require support workers for our children’s homes. We are looking for dedicated, self-motivated and caring candidates to deliver high quality care to our children. Successful candidates should demonstrate a level professionalism when working with other agencies.

Experience in working within a care setting is desirable, full 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 young people who may present with challenges.

Please apply if you are passionate about supporting young people with a learning disability or a physical disability.

We offer full time support worker contracts with a regular shift pattern set in advance. We also have a number of vacancies for night support workers, working 31.5 hours over three nights and 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.

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Full time SCP 9 – 15:  £15,375 – £17,072.


Full time SCP 9 – 15: £15,375 - £17,072.
Care Servcies
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
Application Form Job outline

Adult Support Worker

Birtenshaw is a dynamic and expanding charity; we require support workers for our Adult Care Services.  We are looking for dedicated, self-motivated and caring candidates to deliver high quality care to our young adults. Successful candidates should demonstrate a level professionalism when working with other agencies.

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.

Please apply if you are passionate about supporting young adults with a learning disability or a physical disability.

We offer full time support worker contracts with a regular shift pattern set in advance. We also have a number of vacancies for night support workers, working 31.5 hours over three nights and 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.

Full time SCP 9 – 15:  £15,375 – £17,072.

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Full time SCP 9-15: £15,375-17,072
Adult Care Services
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
Job Outline Application Form

Shift Leader

Birtenshaw is looking to recruit a Shift Leader to ensure the welfare of children and young adults is protected and promoted.

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

The successful candidate will be expected to carry out all the duties required of a Support Worker in addition to leading a team of Support Workers and undertaking activities such as planning, managing and debriefing shifts.

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Closing Date: Wednesday 23 August 2017

 

 


£17,419 - £18,746
Care Service
jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk
01204 304230
Please download and complete application form and forward to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk or post to Birtenshaw, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, BL7 9AB
Job description Application Form

Registered Manager Designate

Birtenshaw is looking to recruit Registered Manager designates (Deputy Managers) to join our growing charity.

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

Birtenshaw can offer a comprehensive training package and support to progress to becoming a Registered Manager.

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

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion. Please download the job description and person specification for more details.

Closing Date: 23 August 2017 12 noon.


Equivalent to NJC Point 19-23 - £18,746 to £ 21,268 per annum.
Care Services
jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk
01204 304230
Please complete the application form and return to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk or post to Birtenshaw, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, BL7 9AB
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion. Please download the job description and person specification for more details.
Registered Manager Designate Job Description Application Form

Registered Manager

Birtenshaw is looking to recruit Registered Managers to join our growing charity.

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

Ideally the candidate will be a qualified registered manager with recent experience and a track record of successfully managing a Children`s Home judged at least Good by Ofsted.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion. Please download the job description and person specification for more details.

Closing Date: 23 August 2017, 12 noon.


NJC Point 33 – 40 £29,323 - £35,444
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
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion. Please download the job description and person specification for more details.
Registered Manager Job Description Application Form

Weekend Support Worker

Birtenshaw is a dynamic and expanding charity; we require support workers for our children’s homes. We are looking for dedicated, self-motivated and caring candidates to deliver high quality care to our children at weekends.

Experience in working within a care setting is desirable, full training will be given to enhance knowledge and skills to ensure the best possible care is being delivered. Successful candidates should demonstrate a level professionalism when working with other agencies.

The role covers 14.5 hours to be worked over weekends. Additional hours may be available.

 


SCP 9 – 15: £15,375 – £17,072 (pro rata £6025 - £6690)
Care Services
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
Closing Date: 05 July 2017 at 12 noon
Application Form Job Description

Driver

Birtenshaw is currently recruiting for drivers to join our transport team.

Our drivers are essential in transporting our children and young people to a variety of locations.

The role is for 25 hours per week and includes requirement to work some split shifts and Sunday Evenings. The hours can be further discussed at interview.

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

Closing date: 16 August 2017 at 12 noon.

Provisional interview date: 23 August 2017.


SCP 10 £15,613 per annum, pro rata (£10,549 based on 25 hours per week).
Corporate Services
jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk
01204 304 230
Please complete the application form and email to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk or post to Birtenshaw, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, Boton, BL7 9AB
Enhanced DBS check will be carried out. Applicants must be a minimum of 25 years old. Please do not send CVs.
Driver Job Description and Person Specification Application Form

Learning Support Assistant

Due to an increase in pupil numbers, we are looking to recruit Learning Support Assistants to support young people in class at our School in Bromley Cross, Bolton.

Do you have experience of supporting young people with a learning disability including Autism Spectrum Conditions and/or significant physical disability, including complex health needs? Are you passionate about Brightening lives and Building futures for children and young people?

If so we want to hear from you.

Birtenshaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.


NJC SCP 9 –15: £15,375 - £17,072
Education
jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk
01204 304 230
Please download and complete application form and forward to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk or post to Birtenshaw, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, BL7 9AB
Closing Date: 23 August 2017 at 12 noon
Job Description Application Form

Trustee

Birtenshaw are seeking to appoint Trustees who share our aspiration but who also understand and can actively contribute to, the governance of such a complex organisation. Experience at strategic or board level in the public, private or voluntary sectors would be most useful to help us devise and deliver our strategic vision for the next five to ten years.

You will find being a Trustee at Birtenshaw very rewarding, with real opportunities to develop your own skills and knowledge. You will work with other Trustees and senior managers who have a joint vision and goal to support and improve the services Birtenshaw offers.

 


Unremunerated – expenses paid
For further information or an informal discussion please call David Reid (Chief Executive) on 01204 304230
01204 304230
Please complete the attached application form and email to jobs@birtenshaw.org.uk or post to Birtenshaw, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, BL7 9AB
Information and Application Pack


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