Senior Facilitator

£10.89 p/hr FTE £20951.87
Role type:
All Year Post, Full Time
37hrs weekly, 52 weeks per year
Contract type:
Permanent, Fixed Term Contract
All year post
Cheltenham, Gloucester, Ullenwood
Closing Date:
Thursday 19 September 2019
Job Details:

National Star is looking for 3 Senior Facilitators. Working as part of the management team you will support the effective running of a residential area. This will include leading a team of facilitators to provide a high standard of individualised care and promoting and encouraging learners’ 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. You will also have a Level 3 in health or social care, or a Level 2 and are willing to obtain a level 3 qualification on appointment. The posts requires shift work, with early shifts starting at 7am and late shifts ending at 10 and 11pm. All staff work a minimum of every other weekend.  Excellent training is provided.

Post 1 – 37 hours per week, all year round at Ullenwood

Post 2 – 37 hours per week, all year round in Cheltenham until June 2020

Post 3- 37 hours per week, all year round in Gloucester

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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