Children's Residential Support Worker - Telford
- Salary £8.50 - £9.00 per hour
- Location Telford
- Time Permanent
- Created 12-03-2020
We are looking for a Children’s Residential Support Worker to join our growing team, who has previous experience of working within a Children’s Residential setting.
Our 2 bed provision cares for Children/Young People between the ages of 8 and 18 with Learning Disabilities/Emotional Behavioural Difficulties needs. The NVQ Level 3 in Children and Young People qualification is preferred, but not essential, but candidate must be willing to work towards gaining this qualification - fully funded.
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.
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 (£30) and work hours are across 7 days.
Providing personal care may be required with this position due to the needs of some of the Children/Young People in our care.
All employment offers are subject to safer recruitment and DBS checks.
There are also senior support worker vacancies, please state when applying if you would like to be considered for the senior post.