We have a number of vacancies, full and part time, for various fixed term periods within our School and Children’s Home for children and young adults with complex medical, physical and learning difficulties.
£6.52 to £6.73 per hour
Monday to Friday, all year, working 30 hours per week, start and finish times negotiable; High standards of cleanliness are essential.
Marketing and Communications Officer (Full Time)
Salary: £18,740 to £19,930 per annum
Closing date 18th August
This is a great opportunity to join Chailey Heritage Foundation as our Marketing and Communications Officer. We are a long-established charity educating and caring for young people in the heart of Sussex. Our Charity is well known for its special school and residential facilities and is now expanding into new, exciting ways of helping people with disabilities. Working as part of the Charity’s small marketing team, this varied role will include website and CMS administration, handling elements of the marketing mix including promotional materials, and helping to organise events.
Suitable applicants will need to have previous experience within a marketing role, together with strong written and verbal communication, design and IT skills.
Support Workers (Futures@ChaileyHeritage which is the Young Adults Transition Service at Chailey Heritage) /
Support Workers (Children's Home)
Bank / Days / Nights / Full and Part Time posts working all year
Days - Starting salary £15,976 pa to £18,741 (£8.30 to £9.74 per hour)
Nights - Starting salary £18,081 pa to £19,426 (£9.40 to £10.10 per hour)
We have vacancies within the Young Adults Transition Service (Futures@ChaileyHeritage) and the Children's Home at Chailey Heritage for support workers. Due to restrictions we are unable to recruit personnel who are under 23 years of age; we will however take applications from prospective candidates who are within 3 months of their 23rd birthday. There is also the opportunity for candidates who can demonstrate the required knowledge and experience, as shown in the person specification/job description, to be considered for higher posts. All posts in the residential bungalows involve early and late shift patterns, weekend work; some split shifts may be required.
Teaching Assistants Level 2
Salary: £12,268 to £12,818 (depending on experience and qualifications)
Hours: 32.5 hours per week, Term Time only
Closing date 11th August 2014
We require Teaching Assistants to support pupils in class and to assist the teacher in the management of learners and the classroom. Work may be carried out in the classroom or outside the main teaching area and incorporate the support of physical and learning disability and complex medical needs. We have more than one vacancy and require one Teaching Assistant with British Sign Language qualification.
Temporary Swimming Instructor (Full Time / Term Time only)
To provide cover from 3rd September 2014 for approximately 3 months.
Rate of pay negotiable according to experience and qualifications.
Closing date for applications is 8th August.
You will be able to demonstrate experience of:
• Planning, writing and delivery of swimming sessions for children and young adults with physical and learning disability according to Ofsted requirements
• Assessment and recording of outcomes
• Directing small teams of assistants, ensuring there is adequate staffing available for each session
• Working with a range of ages from 5 – 19 years
• Lead dry side activities within a class/hall environment in the event of the pool being closed
• Overseeing all areas of H&S within a pool environment
• Manual handling of children & young people (training can be given)
• Give supervision to immediate swimming team assistants
You will hold a recognised teaching/instructor qualification; have rescue test training; experience in hydrotherapy techniques (desirable); experience of working with children & young people with disability.
Welfare/Lunchtime Assistants (School)
Salary - £3,607 pa pro rata for 10 hours (£8.02 per hour)
Hours: Part Time up to 10 hours per week
Working Monday to Friday 12 -2pm term time only; assisting children with their lunch, personal care and a variety of activites; providing a positive and fulfilling experience, as part of a very dedicated team.
Applications welcomed at any time
We provide induction training and company pension scheme.
For more information contact
or tel: 01825 724444 ext 709
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. These posts are subject to enhanced CRB clearance.
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