About us Jobs Residential Short Breaks Practitioner - South Gloucestershire Closing Date: 28th July 2017 Permanent Full Time Role Hours: 36 per week Salary: Grade 7 £15,551 Grade 6 £17,297 Role Description: The Residential Short Breaks Practitioner is to provide residential respite care for Children and Young People with learning and/or physical disabilities, providing 1:1 support if required. The direct work with Children and Young People will also include providing practical and emotional support to empower them to develop skills and appropriate independence. 36 hours per week, to include some unsociable hours, with the need for flexibility to meet the needs of the service – hours worked on a shift basis. Grade 7 Post requires some residential experience working with children & young people with disabilities/Autism. Grade 6 Post requires NVQ3 in Health & Social Care for Children (or equivalent) and at least 6 months experience working with children and young people with disabilities/autism in a residential setting. Grade 7 Job Description Grade 7 Person Specification Grade 6 Job Description Grade 6 Person Specification To Apply: Application Pack Please download and send to Sarah.Cleave@kids.org.uk or post to Russell House 14 Hortham Lane Almondsbury South Glos BS32 4JH For further information contact Sarah Cleave via email or call 01454 614129 KIDS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore we expect all workers and employees to share this commitment.