We are looking for a Children’s Residential Support Worker to join our growing team in Cannock, who has previous experience of working with Children with Emotional Behavioural Difficulties.
This candidate must have sound knowledge of the Quality Care Standards that govern Children’s Residential settings and have the skills and qualities needed in providing the high quality of care to the Children residing at the home.
The home is a 2 bedded prepare for foster provision that specialises in Children / Young People between the ages of 8-18 with EBD.
Some of the duties and responsibilities held by the successful candidate include:
Supporting young people in their day-to-day routines
Completing and maintaining administrative records as required by the home
Providing a positive role model for the young people
Developing and maintaining professional working relationships.
Previous experience within a Children’s residential home setting is essential.
Candidate must hold a Full UK Driving Licence.
Candidate must hold an NVQ Level 3 in Children & Young People Workforce or be willing to work towards this.
Staff are contracted to 40 hours per week and approximately 10 sleep-ins (£30 sleep-in rate) per month and work on a 2 days on, 3 days off rota pattern.
This position requires sleep-ins and work hours are across 7 days on a rota basis.
Candidate will have Safer Recruitment and DBS checks carried out in their application process.