JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Human Resources Advisor

The Rainbow Centre for Conductive Education  Portsmouth, United Kingdom

Job description

This is a great opportunity to be a standalone HR Advisor bringing with you your knowledge of hands on HR and a level headed approach to managing people. You will be part of the Management Team working together  to deliver the strategy with the new Interim CEO. 

You will need to be able to provide a range of expertise in recruitment all the way through to drafting policies and advising on best practice. We do have HR Inform so it’s not all from scratch !

There are a number of policies that need updating and we are just implementing BreatheHR into the Charity ,so if you have experience of this system, that would be even better.

The Rainbow Centre is a Charity with 35 staff and 60 volunteers  and we focus on creating a great environment for all staff and for our guests. You will need excellent communication skills and to be organised. A can do attitude is essential in this very important role.

This role is part time and we are flexible on how this is organised throughout the week, so please just apply if you are interested in making your mark in this great organisation.

Contact Sarah Hamilton-Gill for more information or to apply: sarahhg@globushrconsulting.co.uk

 

 

CONDUCTOR required from 3 September 2018 – The Rainbow Centre for Conductive Education, Fareham

We are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated, qualified Conductor to join our team of conductors at The Rainbow Centre for Conductive Education.

The successful applicant will be working within the children’s service, with ages 0-18.

A BA Honours or Diploma in Conductive Education is essential.

Candidates should preferably have a minimum of 3 years’ experience, but candidates with less experience could be considered.

To be considered for this role you will be confident and experienced:

  • Leading sessions in the children’s service and supporting adult sessions.
  • Teaching of the highest standard.
  • High quality Conductive Education.
  • A good standard of written and spoken English.
  • A lively and enthusiastic style.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Ability to join the current team and skillset and to follow the Centre’s policies and procedures including manual handling, risk assessments.

We in return offer:

  • Supportive and professional staff.
  • Well motivated and enthusiastic adult participants and children.
  • Opportunity to join a supportive team of conductors with differing levels of expertise and experience which will support you in your personal and professional development.
  • A purpose built, state of the art building.
  • Wide range of resources, educational tools and equipment.
  • Potential to take part and actively form the potential growth of Adult Services at the Rainbow Centre and the range of services that it provides.

If you feel that your experience, skillset and attitude would fulfil this role, then please apply as this could be the job for you.

For more information (application form and job description) please contact Jo Candy joannec@rainbowcentre.org

Salary is dependent on experience.

This is a 2 year fixed term contract with the possibility of extending at the end of the fixed term.

DBS check to be carried out by the center for the successful candidate.

Application deadline is the 23 May 2018, interviews to take place the week commencing 11 June 2018.

Visit our website: www.rainbowcentre.org

 

Housekeeping Assistant

Job Description

Job Title:                    Housekeeper

Accountable to:        HR & Office Manager

Salary:                        £7.50 per hour      

Hours:                        16 hours Monday – Friday (1pm until 5pm Monday & 2pm until 5pm Tuesday to Friday inclusive) There may be some flexibility to these hours which can be discussed on application.

Holidays:                   23 days holiday per annum (3 days to be held over for the

                                   Centre’s Christmas shutdown) plus all statutory BH’s                        

 Purpose of the Role:

To keep the Centre tidy, clean, maintain a high level of hygiene for the welfare of the children/participants, parents/carers and staff.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

To carry out cleaning and associated duties at the centre on a daily basis in line with planned rotas/task split

Specific responsibilities include:

Cleaning, washing, sweeping, mopping, dusting and vacuum cleaning

  • Washing/drying up crockery and cutlery and store.
  • Loading/unloading dishwasher.
  • Emptying litter/recycle bins and removing waste to designated areas
  • Clean dining tables and areas in service areas
  • Disinfect potties, as required
  • Cleaning of toilets, scrubbing floors
  • Using powered equipment where/when necessary (buffing machine, wet/dry vacuum cleaner)
  • Cleaning of working surfaces and other furniture as directed
  • Use initiative and prioritise if other incidents have occurred i.e. spillages, mess
  • Undertake any other duties which may reasonably regarded as within the nature of the duties and responsibilities
  • Load washing machine/unload dry towels
  • Replenishment of hygiene supplies in all toilet facilities
  • Undertake Legionella prevention measure/monitoring as per schedules

Additional jobs when necessary:

  • Clean window sills, glass and mirrors when needed
  • Deep clean of service equipment, kitchen & offices termly
  • Keep stocks up to date, add to shopping list – weekly
  • Disinfect children’s furniture, carpets and toys based on cleaning rota

Person Specification:

 Health and Safety:

  • To use equipment within Health and safety regulations and report any faults to service director/health and safety officers
  • Be responsible for own health and safety as well as children/participants/parents/carers/ colleagues

Knowledge and Understanding

 

  • Knowledge of Health & Safety Regulations as they relate to the operation of cleaning equipment and the dilution of cleaning materials.    

Experience

 

  • Experience of undertaking a range of cleaning duties

Skills & Abilities

  • Undertake a range of manual cleaning activities
  • Maintain high standard of cleanliness
  • Work effectively and supportively as a member of the rainbow Centre
  • Work in an organised and methodical manner
  • Act on own initiative, dealing with any unexpected problems that arise
  • Demonstrate commitment to Equal Opportunities

 Personal Qualities

  • Willingness to clean any area of the Centre as requested by the Office Manager
  • Willingness to take personal responsibility for standard of work carried out.
  • Willingness to participate in further training and development opportunities to further knowledge
  • Willingness to maintain confidentiality
  • Be sensitive to the needs of children/parents and participants/carers
  • Ability to work flexible hours on occasions

All staff are subject to a DBS check through the Disclosure Barring Service; are required to provide proof of their right to work in the UK and if they have lived abroad overseas police clearances will need to be sought.

This job description sets out the main duties of the post at the date when it was completed. Such duties may vary from time to time without changing the general character of the post or the level of responsibility.

Please call Emma on 01329 289500 or email enquiries@rainbowcentre.org

 

FULL-TIME NEWLY or RECENTLY (up to 3 years) QUALIFIED CONDUCTOR in Adult Services – The Rainbow Centre for CE, Fareham Hampshire
 
The Rainbow Centre is seeking a new conductor to join its adult team from April 2018. Ideally the candidate should have experience working with adults (Parkinson’s, PSP, Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke, Head Injury and Cerebral Palsy). However, we would consider candidates wishing to gain experience in this field.

We offer excellent opportunities for developing knowledge and playing a significant role in the development of Adult Services within the Rainbow Centre. This also allows the applicant to gain further experience, not just in working with adults, but also to gain an insight and support our Children’s Service.

Since 2007 The Rainbow Centre has provided Conductive Education (CE) to adults with motor disorders, in addition to our services for children with Cerebral Palsy. The Nursery Group is registered with Ofsted as a full day care provider and has received an “Outstanding” grade by Ofsted for the last four consecutive inspections.

To be considered for this role you will be confident and experienced:

  • Leading sessions in the adults’ rehabilitation groups and supporting children’s sessions.
  • Teaching of the highest standard.
  • High quality Conductive Education.
  • A high standard of written and spoken English.
  • A lively and enthusiastic style.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Ability to join the current team and skillset and to follow the Centre’s policies and procedures including manual handling, risk assessments.

We offer in return:

  • Supportive and professional staff.
  • Well motivated and enthusiastic adult participants and children.
  • Opportunity to join a supportive team of conductors with differing levels of expertise and experience which will support you in your personal and professional development.
  • A purpose built, state of the art building.
  • Wide range of resources, educational tools and equipment.
  • Potential to take part and actively form the potential growth of Adult Services at the Rainbow Centre and the range of services that it provides.

If you feel that your experience, skillset and attitude would fulfil this role, then please apply as this could be the job for you.

For more information (application form and job description) please contact us on enquiries@rainbowcentre.org

DBS check required.

Application deadline 9th March 2018, interviews to take place in early March.

Visit our website: www.rainbowcentre.org

 

FULL-TIME CONDUCTOR in Adult Services – The Rainbow Centre for CE, Fareham Hampshire

The Rainbow Centre is seeking a new conductor to join its adult team from September 2018. The ideal candidate should have experience working with adults (Parkinson’s, PSP, Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke, Head Injury and Cerebral Palsy).

There are excellent opportunities for developing knowledge and playing a significant role in the development of Adult Services within the Rainbow Centre. This also allows the applicant to gain further experience, not just in working with adults, but also to gain an insight and support our Children’s Service.

Since 2007 The Rainbow Centre has provided Conductive Education (CE) to adults with motor disorders, in addition to our services for children with Cerebral Palsy. The Nursery Group is registered with Ofsted as a full day care provider and has received “Outstanding” grade by Ofsted for the last four consecutive inspections.

To be considered for this role you will be confident and experienced:

  • Leading sessions in the adults’ rehabilitation groups and supporting children’s sessions.
  • Teaching of the highest standard.
  • High quality Conductive Education.
  • A high standard of written and spoken English.
  • A lively and enthusiastic style.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Ability to join the current team and skillset and to follow the Centre’s policies and procedures including manual handling, risk assessments.

We in return offer:

  • Supportive and professional staff.
  • Well motivated and enthusiastic adult participants and children.
  • Opportunity to join a supportive team of conductors with differing levels of expertise and experience which will support you in your personal and professional development.
  • A purpose built, state of the art building.
  • Wide range of resources, educational tools and equipment.
  • Potential to take part and actively form the potential growth of Adult Services at the Rainbow Centre and the range of services that it provides.

If you feel that your experience, skillset and attitude would fulfil this role, then please apply as this could be the job for you.

For more information (application form and job description) please contact Jo Candy joannec@rainbowcentre.org

DBS check required.

Application deadline 30 March 2018, interviews to take place in late April.

Visit our website: www.rainbowcentre.org