residential support worker in reading

posted
06 October 2017
contact
orwa hameed, randstad care
job type
temporary
salary
£ 8 - £ 10 per hour
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posted
location
reading, south east
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social housing
job type
temporary
salary
£ 8 - £ 10 per hour
reference number
PCS001
contact
orwa hameed, randstad care
phone
01189 023264
apply now

job description

Recruiting Now - Interviews taking place this week

Job Description:

Randstad care are looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated and caring individual to work with children and young people with a range of challenging behaviour and autism. The shift patterns are as follows early 07:00-15:45 late 15:15-22:30 or a long day which is 07:00-22:30.

Responsibilities:



* Work directly and closely with children to ensure that they receive the best standards of care to help them reach their potential and lead fulfilling lives
* Be a caring adult role model for the young people
* Promote the independence of all children to the best of their ability
* Deliver personal care
* Provide 1:1 support for children
* Complete any administrative tasks necessary for the role
* Adhere to all Company Policies and Procedures to ensure the safety and welfare of all young people

Requirements:



* Genuine desire to help all young residents lead happy fulfilling lives
* NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or Children and Young Peoples Workforce
* Flexible for shifts
* Caring and compassionate nature
* Be respectful and sensitive to the needs of all young people, taking into account race, religion, culture, sexuality, language and disability
* Willingness to attend training in order to improve skills and knowledge
* Previous experience in a care role
* Experience with autism

Benefits:



* Free CV and Interview advice
* Access to e-learning modules and in house training sessions
* Dedicated consultant
* Referral bonus worth £250 if you refer a friend and they also start working for Randstad.

If you want to apply for this position or are looking for more information please call Orwa Hameed on 01189 023 264 or email

Randstad Care is the UK's leading social care recruiter. We are a preferred supplier to local authorities, private and voluntary organisations and NHS Trusts across the UK.

With over 40 years' experience and branches nationwide, we are perfectly positioned to offer you flexible, local opportunities and fantastic rates of pay within the organisations you most want to work for.

We also offer a free DBS (T&C's apply), a dedicated specialist consultant and free in-house training.

www.randstadcare.co.uk

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.

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.