For an application form and job description please apply in writing to:

Head of Human Resources
Novalis Trust
Ebley House
235 Westward Road
Ebley, Stroud
Gloucestershire
GL5 4SX
United Kingdom

Alternatively, please email: jobs@novalis-trust.org.uk

 

Full Time Care Worker for Paradise House

Paradise House is a beautiful Residential Home (on the main bus route), set in the Painswick Valley caring for adults with learning disabilities aged 18-65 who live within 4 house groups.

Every Care Worker works a two week fixed rota, which includes three overnight shifts one week and two the following week. There is an expectation that carers work every weekend, which is a Saturday on one week and a Sunday the following week. On average, care workers will have three days off per week (generally 2 weekdays and 1 day each weekend), in addition to some weekday mornings.

The post would suit those interested in developing a career in care whilst also acquiring and developing skills and experience. Staff are offered regular professional supervision and access to a comprehensive training programme including QCF3, and other training to help support the role.

Example of earnings (pre-QCF3): up to £2,000 average per month, depending upon number of shifts worked. Higher rates of pay apply with QCF3.

Novalis Trust is committed to safeguarding. All applications will be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Check for Regulated Activity.

     Novalis Trust is committed to safeguarding. All applications will be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Check for Regulated Activity. For an application form and job description please apply in writing to: Novalis Trust, Ebley House, 235   Westward Road, Ebley, Stroud, Glos, GL5 4SX United Kingdom.  Alternatively, please email: jobs@novalis-trust.org.uk enclosing a full CV.

 

Full Time Key Worker required for Cotswold Chine School

Cotswold Chine School, in Box, nr Stroud offers a unique, caring environment that is both therapeutic and educational for young people aged 7-19 who live within our house groups. The Trust supports young people who in some cases have experienced childhood trauma and adversity and who as a result have complex needs.

Every Key Worker works a two week fixed rota, which includes two overnight shifts each week. There is an expectation that Key Workers work every weekend, which is a Saturday one week and a Sunday the following week. On average, Key Workers will have three/four days off per week (generally 2 weekdays and 1 day each weekend) in addition to some weekday mornings.

The post would suit those interested in developing a career in care whilst also acquiring and developing skills and experience. Staff are offered regular professional supervision and access to a comprehensive training programme including QCF3, and other training to help support the role.

Example of earnings (pre-QCF3): £2,000 average per month before tax, depending upon number of shifts worked. Higher rates of pay apply with QCF3.

Novalis Trust is committed to safeguarding. All applications will be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Check for Regulated Activity.

Job Type: Full-time/ Permanent

 

Support Cleaner needed for both Paradise House and Cotswold Chine School.

Paradise House is a beautiful Residential Home set in the Painswick Valley, for adults with learning disabilities aged 18-65 who live within the four homes. Cotswold Chine School in Box, near Stroud offers a caring environment that is both therapeutic and educational for young people who in some cases have experienced childhood trauma and adversity and who as a result have complex needs.

The successful candidate will have an active role in ensuring houses are kept clean and tidy whilst maintaining a homely environment and should be self-motivated with the ability to work flexibly within the Domestic Team. Must be a car owner/driver- mileage expenses will be paid.

Hours of Work: Monday to Friday – 9am to 4:30pm- 52 weeks per annum.

Holidays: 28 days (incl of Bank Holidays) per annum.

Job Types: Full-time/Permanent

Driving required for this position

 

Cook part time – Paradise House

Paradise House is a beautiful Residential Home (on the main bus route) set in the Painswick Valley, for adults with learning disabilities aged 18-65 who live within the four homes. The cook will be based in one of the houses providing a homely and caring environment for adults with learning disabilities.

Duties include following a set menu using fresh ingredients, preparing and cooking meals for approximately 14 people, taking into account any special dietary needs, and where possible ensuring personal preferences are met with an emphasis on good presentation.

The successful candidate should be self-motivated with the ability to work flexibly within the domestic team, ensuring house group kitchens are kept clean whilst maintaining a warm and homely environment.

Hours of Work: Monday to Friday -9am to 2:30pm – 52 weeks per annum

Holidays: 28 days (incl of Bank Holidays) per annum

Novalis Trust is committed to safeguarding. All applications will be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Check for Regulated Activity.

Job Types: Part-time –Permanent

 

Halfway Care Worker

A part time vacancy exists supporting all aspects of the Halfway Café and work experience centre, duties to include:

Supporting and working with the work experience students/residents to ensure that they benefit from meaningful working arrangements

  • Preparing a variety of foods and refreshments
  • Serving/clearing tables and washing up
  • Maintaining a clean and hygienic working environment, internally and externally, assisting with deliveries and reporting any discrepancies.

Novalis Trust is committed to safeguarding. All applicants will be required to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Hours:

  • Monday 11:30-5:00
  • Tuesday No Hours
  • Wednesday 09:00-1:00
  • Thursday 11:30-5:00
  • Friday 11:30-5:00
  • Sunday 11:30-4:30

Total of 25.5 hours per week 52 weeks per annum

Holiday Entitlement: 28 days pro rata per annum

Job Type: Part-time