Press Release – Telford based Bryn Melyn Care announce 150+ new jobs in Shropshire
Residential children’s home provider Bryn Melyn Care this week announced new investments to build on their care homes and schools portfolio creating in excess of 150 new jobs in Shropshire over the next few months.
Recognised as one of the fastest growing companies in Shropshire the Company has purchased a site on the outskirts of Ludlow to become Overton School, which will offer around 15 residential places and a similar number of day places for Autistic children. The second development, The Derwen School will open for pupils with learning difficulties sited within the extensive grounds of Derwen College in Gobowen, near Oswestry.
“We are excited to be able to begin our recruitment campaign after many months of careful planning,” comments HR Manager, Sherrie Kelly. “We have appointed head teachers to both schools and will be hosting a number of recruitment events in Ludlow and Gobowen,” All vacancies will be advertised on our website and we offer full training and development opportunities for successful candidates.”
“These are exciting times for Bryn Melyn Care as we open new services to meet the needs of local children and further afield,” said Bob Yetzes, Bryn Melyn Care’s CEO. “Bryn Melyn Care is a success story for the region and we are delighted to be making this positive contribution to the local economy, as well as to the children and young people in our care.”
Notes to Editors
Bryn Melyn Care is a leading provider of therapeutic residential care, independent education, and integrated clinical treatment for multiple and complex needs.
The Company currently offer residential placements to children and young people aged 10-18 and recently opened a new home near Shrewsbury with another due to open in the summer in Telford. A further planned home will offer placements to younger children and in addition, expansion of our specialist mental health services for hard to place youngsters with mental health needs.
Established in 1985, we deliver a portfolio of specialist placement solutions for young people 10–18+ from crisis and assessment placements through to long-term specialist placements and preparation for independence.
Our intensive and bespoke packages fit around the young person; to provide a service that the young person will engage in and, out of which, get the best. At the heart of the service’s work with young people is establishing a therapeutic relationship.
Further information on Bryn Melyn Care can be found at www.brynmelyncare.com