Senior Facilitator - Long Term Accomodation - Internal Applicants Only

£10.31 per hour
Role type:
Full Time
37hrs 52 weeks
Contract type:
Fixed Term Contract
Length of fixed term contract:
6 months
All year post
Closing Date:
Interview Date(s):
Job Details:


National Star is looking for a Senior Facilitator based at Foundation House, one of our Long Term Residential provisions. Working as part of the management team you will support the effective running of a residential area including leading a team of facilitators to provide a high standard of individualised care and promoting and encouraging residents personal development.

You will be able to work on your own initiative and have good people skills, and be able to plan and organise effectively.  You will have at least 2 years care experience ideally with people with a learning and/or physical disability.  A level 3 diploma in health and social care, or a level 2 and willingness to obtain a level 3 qualification on appointment is desirable.

The post requires shift work, with early shifts starting at 8am and late shifts ending at 10pm and 11pm, and all staff work a minimum of every other weekend. 

The successful candidate will have a fixed term role for 6 months, after which there may be a possibility of the post becoming permanent.

Please note the interview date is shortly after the closing date for this role.

Important Information

At National Star, we know the value of a diverse workforce, and welcome applications from all areas of the community. This includes those with disabilities, and we are a proud Disability Confident employer and are committed to providing equal opportunities. In 2018 National Star received an 'Outstanding' from Ofsted.

Please note that all applicants will be expected to undertake a DBS Disclosure, and undergo the necessary employer checks. The level of disclosure to be applied for will be dependent on your job role and will be discussed with you during the recruitment process but is usually an enhanced level. Where appropriate, the adult and child barred lists will be checked and we will not employ anyone who appears on either of those registers.

We prefer people to submit an online application as this helps support the charity in saving money. If you have a disability and need to apply using an alternative format, or if you have any technical problems with our recruitment system, please call the HR Team on 01242 527631 or email

All future correspondence with you will be via email (application acknowledgement, invitation to interview etc). Please check your email regularly.

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