Closing date: 27th December 2015

Interview date: Interviews for this position will be held in the new year.

FTE salary: Grade 5, £20,395
Hours of work: 36 hours per week. Permanent. Hours include Saturdays in term time, school holidays and regular early evening work.
Location: South Gloucestershire and Banes

The role:

KIDS South West runs a range of successful services for disabled children aged 0 – 25 years, including a large short breaks service and monthly youth club in South Gloucestershire and a Saturday playscheme and holiday club in B&NES.

KIDS are looking to recruit a Senior Short Breaks Practitioner with a minimum of NVQ level 3 in an area relevant to the post to support the work of the existing team.

If you have the relevant qualifications and are able to demonstrate;

  • Experience of working with disabled children/young people
  • Ability to meet the needs of individual children
  • Willingness to work a range of unsocial hours
  • Drive and enthusiasm

We would like to hear from you.

Car driver essential

Job Description and Person Specification

To apply:

Please download an application pack and email to or post to:

For more information please contact Pam Williams or Lyn Juffernholz on 0117 9476111 or email