residential support worker children's home in reading

posted
10 January 2019
contact
sandip ghattaora, randstad care
job type
permanent
salary
£ 15,000 - £ 18,000 per year, training and progression
apply now

posted
location
reading, south east
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 15,000 - £ 18,000 per year, training and progression
experience
Children services
reference number
ReadingChildren
contact
sandip ghattaora, randstad care
phone
0203 870 6355
apply now

job description

Even the life of a stone can change if it is sculpted properly...

Nearly 5 acres of beautiful land are the location for our children's homes. We are one of the leading providers in care and education for young people with Autism and complex needs. At this beautiful and friendly residential school for young people under 19, you'll enjoy a truly rewarding career where you get to enrich lives on a daily basis. Your journey of helping our young people overcome challenging behaviours, develop skills they never knew they had and then improve their social abilities all add up to them becoming more independent in adulthood.

Benefits:



* Gain experience in multiple settings - children's home and school
* Work 2 days on 3 days off
* Fully funded qualifications
* Gymflex discount scheme across Health Clubs, Yoga Studios, Bootcamp classes and more!

Responsibilities:



* Personal care support in accordance with young people's care plans
* Although you are primarily based in the residential home, you also have an amazing opportunity to support out in the community, during activities and in the school!
* Accurate recording and handing over of any reports, medication guidelines and handovers
* To empower and encourage Independence for our young people
* Be their role model - get to know their social, emotional and personal interests and really connect with them to help enrich their lives

Requirements:



* You must be emotionally resilient, ambitious and able to think on your feet
* Previous experience within SEN environment desirable not essential as full training is provided
* Driving licence and your own transport as we are in a semi rural location
* Full time availability to work 42.5 hours per week including weekend working and long days from 7am to 10pm

If you've been trying to find your true calling in life, somewhere where you can sculpt and be sculpted, then you now have this platinum opportunity to let your inspirational qualities sparkle in every area of your life. Who will you inspire by applying and making this career move? Be the first to call me now for more information.

Sandip Ghattaora

M: 07920 523 613

T: 0203 870 6355 Option 2

Recruitment Specialist Reading

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.

skills

caring

qualification

high school

educational requirements

diploma level 1 in health and social care