In House Coordinator

Salary £15,775 - £17,500 per annum depending on house occupancy and qualification, plus accommodation and full board
Reference VR/1113
Location South East Of England
Start date arranged with you
Job Description

Fantastic job opportunities for social pedagogues or educators are now available in rural South East of England: Live-in residential care worker (House Coordinators) for a charitable community for adults with learning disabilities needed. The location is 17 miles to Brighton / 35 miles to London / 25 minutes away from Gatwick.

We are looking for social pedagogues or social educators (or equivalent) embracing the Rudolf Steiner concept, willing to stimulate an active family life for the residents in a park like environment. Candidates should have done some practical placements during their training or have work experience caring for adults with learning disabilities.

The organisation is sustained by a belief in the value of friendly social interaction and space for individuality. The intention is to provide an environment which promotes healing, and development through positive social activity and engagement such as music-making in its many forms and eurythmy, a gentle art of movement, amongst others.

Residents are offered a wide range of practical, educational and creative activities, accessed both on-site and within the locality. Acquiring skills and putting them to use in the creation of useful and beautiful objects is a valuable stimulus to gaining self-esteem and a sense of achievement. Working with natural materials in activities such as weaving, woodwork, basket-making and candle-making successfully combines both a therapeutic and a productive purpose. Their busy bakery meets the needs not only of the community but of local people as well.

The salary is £15,775 - £17,500 per annum depending on house occupancy and qualification. Housing and full board is provided throughout worth £ 10.000 plus. Free car usage is provided subject to availability.

Driving licence and willingness to drive are essential. Love of the outdoors, the countryside, animals and music-making. English must be excellent. Flexibility in approach important. 

Required Education Level Social Pedagogue/Educator
Duration permanent
Available Postions 1
Apply Info

Please email your up-to-date CV to , quoting reference number VR1113

Please note, this job does not attract a work permit so is not open to anyone who would need a work permit to work in England.

Contact Name Ingolf
Contact Phone +44 (0)20 7193 4934
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