Children's Residential Support Worker - Hednesford
- Salary £17,160 - £20,160
- Location Hednesford
- Time Permanent
- Created 18-07-2019
Children’s Residential Support Worker
£17,160 to £20,160 per year
We are looking for a Children’s Residential Support Worker to join our growing team in Cannock, who has previous experience of working within a LD Children’s Residential setting, who holds an NVQ Level 3 in Children and Young People or is willing to work towards gaining this qualification.
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.
Our clients are just opening their 4th Children’s Residential home. The company specialises in the care of children between the ages of 8-18, with learning disabilities.
The home is for 2 young people and are currently all rated as “GOOD”.
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.
This position requires sleep-ins and work hours are across 7 days (Generally shift pattern is 1 on 2 off but can differ week to week)
Providing personal care may be required with this position due to the needs of some of the Children/Young People in our care.
Candidate must hold a Full UK Driving License
Candidate must hold a Level 3 NVQ in Children & Young People OR Level 3 NVQ in Health & Social Care
Salary is £17,160 plus up to £3k of sleep in benefits
Please apply online with an up to date CV or give us a call on 01543 226180