Female Residential Worker 16 hrs per week


Hours: 16 hours per week (39 weeks term-time only) 2 NIGHTS PER WEEK.

Grade B CPS 9 - 14 (£24,486 - £26,772 pro-rata)

Actual salary : £9,304.68 - £10,173.36 per annum

Sleep-in duties not inclusive of hours and is paid extra.

To start ASAP.

Phoenix House Residential Service forms an integral part of the school. We provide accommodation for a maximum of seventeen young people aged 11-19 years.

Phoenix House is looking for a Female Residential Worker to provide support for students with a wide range of needs and communication methods. The students reside in Phoenix House for 1-4 nights a week and staff are required to undertake sleep-in duties to facilitate this. Sleep-in duties are paid as extra. This post is for 3 nights per week – the days of the week is negotiable.

Staff must be able to work shift hours, on rota, as required, usually between the hours of 7am–8.30am and 3pm–11pm plus sleep –in duties. 30 minutes unpaid break are given each day. We are looking for a Residential Worker who has excellent communication skills, with a good knowledge of D/deafness, communication difficulties, positive behaviour management and additional health and educational needs. Experience of personal care support is preferable.

For further information and to apply please download an application form and details from the Wandsworth Council website: https://jobs.wandsworth.gov.uk/. Alternatively, this can be downloaded from the school’s website: www.oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk

Completed applications should be e-mailed to recruitment@oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk


Closing date: Sunday 18th October 2020

Interview date: Wednesday 21st October 2020 via ZOOM


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.