• Bristol Areas

Bristol City Council

We are looking for casuals to join us to support through mostly school holidays and weekends, however we will also have shifts available to cover absences.


The Bush is a five bedded service, providing care and support for children and young people up to the age of 18 who have disabilities and complex needs, in a residential short breaks setting.


You would join a well-established team, who are both skilled and experienced in meeting the needs of the young people in their care. You will be able to benefit from good quality supervision, training support and comprehensive professional development.


Experience of care work or working with children/young people is essential.

If you haven’t already seen our recruitment site, then visit it here

Help make children’s lives better (bristol.gov.uk)

Provider Details:

How do I apply?

If you share our values and are ready to be part of our exciting journey please select the apply button below.

To be shortlisted for interview you’ll need to demonstrate how you meet each of the essential criteria in the Person Specification within the Further Information section of your application. On occasion we will receive high numbers of applications, we may then shortlist against the desirable criteria along with the essential criteria, so if you can, please demonstrate how you meet this in your application.

We will review applications every 2 weeks so please ensure that you submit your application as soon as possible.

If you require help and support with filling out the application form please contact our Health and Social Care Employment Navigator, Lisa Parkinson at ICP@bristol.gov.uk

Please note that this role is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

If you have any further questions then please contact Valerie Mower (Registered manager) at Valerie.mower@bristol.gov.uk

About you:

At Bristol City Council, we go that extra mile for our people; we offer a work environment which is fast moving and supportive, giving you the chance to use your skills and develop new ones within a high profile organisation.

Join us and you’ll receive a generous rewards package including a membership of the Local Government Pension scheme, and a generous annual leave allowance. In addition you’ll be working in a supportive environment where you’ll have the chance to make Bristol a better place and contribute to its future.

To apply for this job email your details to Valerie.mower@bristol.gov.uk.