Apple Orchard specialise in working with adolescent males who have complex needs associated with sexually inappropriate behaviour.

tel: 01403 783416

Staff Vacancies

Training

Waking Night Staff – Full Time

LOCATION: SURREY/ SUSSEX BORDER                             JOB TYPE: FULL TIME  5 days on followed by 5 days off

£10.00 per hour, rising to £11.01 after 6 months probation.

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Apple Orchard have four registered Children’s Homes within the Surrey and Sussex Borders. Each home is set in a rural location and offers a comfortable homely environment for young males aged 13-18 years.

The ideal candidate would have previous experience of working with teenage boys and have a willingness to further develop their skills. You would be willing to engage the young people in a wide range of activities and support them through their time at Apple Orchard; guiding them towards Independence and Adulthood.

Apple Orchard is committed to providing outstanding outcomes for the young people and encouraging them to achieve to their highest potential. We provide a safe environment for them to build positive relationships and empower them to face issues from their past and look towards the future.

If you feel that you could use your skills to support this work through creating a caring and stimulating environment allowing for a range of opportunities and life experiences for the young people, challenge unacceptable behaviour, provide firm boundaries and provide care which meet the needs of the individual. Then we want to hear from you.

We are looking for a friendly, outgoing and experienced Waking Night worker to join our friendly and professional staff team.   Experienced candidates must possess a minimum of 12 months relevant experience and ideally possess NVQ3 in Caring for Young People and Children. with a full clean driving licence.

Hours are 10pm – 9am working five days on and five off. Holiday, sickness and training benefits. Starting hourly rate of £10.00 per hour, rising to £11.01 after 6 months trial.

If you want to know more about the role or Apple Orchard or to  apply  please contact Jo or Kathy on 01403 783416 or email your cv and any questions to :

enquiries@appleorchard.org.uk

 Residential Support Worker

JOB TYPE: FULL TIME 40 hours/week

Apple Orchard has four registered Children’s Homes within the Surrey and Sussex Borders. Each home is set in a rural location and offers a comfortable homely environment for young males aged 13-18 years.

The ideal candidate would have previous experience of working with teenage boys and have a willingness to further develop their skills. Level 3 diploma in Care/ Young People is desirable. You would need to be willing to engage the young people in a wide range of activities and support them through their time at Apple Orchard; guiding them towards Independence and Adulthood. You will need to be flexible with your working hours and be able to work a mixture of days, evenings and weekends.

Apple Orchard is committed to providing outstanding outcomes for the young people and encouraging them to achieve to their highest potential. We provide a safe environment for them to build positive relationships and empower them to face issues from their past and look towards the future.

If you feel that you could use your skills to support this work through creating a caring and stimulating environment allowing for a range of opportunities and life experiences for the young people, challenge unacceptable behaviour, provide firm boundaries and provide care which meets the needs of the individual. Then we want to hear from you.

If you want to know more, apply for the position or have any questions please contact Jo or Kathy on 01403 783416 or email: enquiries@appleorchard.org.uk