Facilitator at National Star Wales (care / support worker)

Role type:
Part Time, Term-Time Only
24-32.5 hours per week
Contract type:
Term-time only
Mamhilad, Wales
Closing Date:
Interview Date(s):
28th March 2018
Job Details:

National Star in Wales are looking for person centred, dynamic and proactive Care & Education facilitators to support students with physical and learning disabilities at our college in Mamhilad (Nr. Pontypool).

As a Facilitator you will provide high standards of support for our learners with their personal care, therapy, social and educational activities. You will be self-motivated and able to use your initiative and demonstrate a positive attitude towards the aspirations of young people with disabilities.

Experience of working with people with disabilities or learning difficulties and a relevant qualification is desirable however applications will be considered from applicants with no previous experience but who can demonstrate the potential to develop in the role.

Excellent induction and ongoing training will be provided and you will have the chance to shape the development of this exciting new provision.


There are 3 roles available, either 24 hours per week or 32.5 hours per week.

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 2012 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 hr@natstar.ac.uk.

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

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