Children's Residential Support Worker - Thurrock
- Salary £9.00 per hour
- Location Thurrock
- Time Permanent
- Created 15-01-2020
We are looking for a Children’s Residential Support Worker to join our growing team in the Grays area of Essex, who has previous experience of working within a EBD Children’s Residential Home setting and who holds an NVQ Level 3 in Children and Young People Workforce.
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 placement for Children / Young People with EBD needs.
Providing personal care may be required with this position due to the needs of some of the Children/Young People in our care.
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 and is based on a 2 on, 3 off rota pattern.
Staff will be contracted to 40 hours per week, with approximately 10 sleep-ins per month (£30 sleep-in rate).
Candidate must hold a Full UK Driving Licence.
Candidate must hold a Level 3 NVQ in Children & Young People OR or be willing to work towards gaining this qualification.
Safer Recruitment and DBS checks will be carried out before an official employment offer is made.
Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Permanent
Salary: £9.00 /hour