residential support worker in nottingham

posted
27 July 2017
contact
alice coleman, randstad care
job type
permanent
salary
Sleep in allowance, holiday pay
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posted
location
nottingham, east midlands
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
permanent
salary
Sleep in allowance, holiday pay
reference number
nottsRSWJuly
contact
alice coleman, randstad care
phone
0121 212 2292
apply now

job description

Are you an experienced and qualified Residential Support Worker who is looking for a new challenge?

Do you enjoy supporting and working with children and young people?

We are looking for dynamic, experience and qualified support workers to work within the Nottingham area.

You will be working for a leading education and children's service that's ethos is to provide the highest quality of care and education in a positive and safe environment. This organisation has several homes in and around Nottingham and are looking for several caring and committed people to care for children and young people who have EBD. A very competitive salary plus a sleep in allowance of £35 per night is being offered along with other excellent company benefits.

You will be responsible for



* Supporting children and young people who have got challenging behaviour and complex needs
* Ensuring all aspects of written information are kept up to date, including completion of daily case records, communications, log books, incident records, risk assessments.
* Following all policies and procedures, promoting these within the staff team.
* Contributing and implementing care plans, risk assessments and action plans, participating in reviews and other meetings as required.
* Identifying and implementing boundaries.

For this role it is imperative that you;



* Have over 6 months experience of working with children and young people with EBD and challenging behaviour in a residential setting.
* Hold a full UK driving licence.
* Are happy to work on a shift rota system that includes working weekends and bank holidays.
* Have excellent communication skills, are a great team player, are flexible and have can do attitude.

If you feel you are the ideal person for this role and are committed to making a difference to the lives of children and young people, or just want to speak to somebody about the role, please send us your CV, or give us a call!

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.