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Residential Worker (George Beal House)

Job details

General information



Closing Date


Service Area


Adult Services

Service Area

Learning Disabilities & Mental Health

Vacancy Details


Care/Support Work - Adult Social Care

Job Title

Residential Worker (George Beal House)



Salary Range (£ pro rata for part time roles)

BBU07 24,496 - 26,845

Contract Type

Full time permanent

Contract Hours


Job Advert

George Beal House Short Breaks Service provides essential respite for adults with learning disabilities.


We are looking for an experienced worker to join our team who is passionate about promoting rights, choices and independence skills, in a residential worker role. Staff are required to work a rota covering the 24 hour period (including sleep in duties and weekend working) and will take on a supervisory role to other staff managers within the team.


The post you are applying for is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. If your application is successful you will be required to declare any spent and unspent convictions, adult cautions (simple or conditional) that are not "protected" as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013 and 2020).


How to apply

To apply you will need to upload a current CV and a document detailing how you meet the selection criteria for the role.  The selection criteria can be found in the job profile below.  Optional CV and selection criteria templates are provided below.  If you do not upload both documents the panel may be unable to score your application.


Please note:

The Council will not re-employ ex-employees who are in receipt of a local government pension.

The Council will not re-employ ex-employees in receipt of a severance payment within 12 months of leaving.  If you would like further information please email

Additional Vacancy Information

Allowance (pro rata for part time roles)


Work Pattern

Shifts including sleep ins, weekends and bank holidays

Is this an enhanced DBS role?


Is this a politically restricted role?


Is this a customer facing role which requires a fluent English Speaker?


Vacancy Location


Bedfordshire, Bedford Borough Council Recruitment, Bedford


George Beal House, Williamson Road, Bedford

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Job Profile

Residential Worker George Beal House job description.pdf (296 Kb) Download attachment 

CV Template

CV Template.docx (16 Kb) Download attachment 

Selection Criteria Template

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