I am recruiting for an expanding company who are looking for hard working dedicated residential support workers, to work in children's residential homes (including sleepover). The young people are between the ages of 8 and 17, who may have EBD and LD. As part of our valued team you provide a nurturing and homely environment for the young people to thrive. You will be expected to set boundaries, lead by example and support the young people as much as possible, to ensure their transition to adulthood is the best it can be.
The role can be challenging, but also massively rewarding. You will receive first class training and will be enrolled on a Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Children and Young People) if you do not already hold this qualification. You will be working within an established and experienced team who will make you feel welcome and supported.
The preferred candidate will have:
Experience of working with young people in a care/community or youth setting
Experience of key working
Ability to work as part of a team
Flexible and adaptable to change
Good attention to detail and able to maintain confidential and accurate records
Problem solving skills
Full Driving Licence
Current DBS Check
Able to work shifts including evenings, weekends, bank holidays and sleep overs
Job Type: Full-time, typically working 2 days on (with sleepover) and 4 days off on a rolling rota. Homes are located in Warrington, Widnes and St Helens you may be required to work in other sites.
The starting salary is £8.90 per hour depending on experience, plus sleep over allowance.
- Residential Childcare : 1 year (Preferred)
- Driving Licence:
- NVQ Level 3 Health & Social Care related qualification (Preferred)
To discuss in more detail, please contact John Richey on 07476221881 or please send your CV and covering letter to email@example.com
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