residential support worker in warrington

posted
12 June 2019
contact
naisha grant, randstad care
job type
permanent
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posted
location
warrington, north west
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
experience
Children services
reference number
CJ355873
contact
naisha grant, randstad care
phone
0161 245 3633

job description

Residential support worker

Do you want to make a true difference to the lives of young people in care?
Are you passionate about helping others? Are you looking for a fresh start?
If you answered yes to any of the above then I think I may have the job for you...

We have some amazing vacancy opportunities for you with one of the largest providers of specialist behavioural health care services for young people within the UK. The service provides support to young people who have experienced any of the following:

· Sexual exploitation
· Complex trauma
· Deaf and profound hearing impairments
· SEMH
· Learning difficulties
· Mental health
As a support worker you will have the privilege of working along side internal and external agencies to ensure you are distributing high levels of extensive care and support to all children and young people within your care.
But it doesn't stop there you will also have a huge impact on the service users plans and be implementing lots of fulfilled activities

Roles and responsibilities

· To be a consistent and professional role model at all times
· Ability to communicate effectively with service users, internal and external agencies
· Safeguard the children and young people
· Providing levels of care and support appropriate to the general needs of the service users and those as outlined in their individual placement plans
Be willing to work flexibly across a seven day week
· Support clients to utilise and identify their skills during workshops to the best of there ability in line with our services philosophy all the while promoting choice independence and safety
· Take account of the choices, needs and wishes of each client by actively listening to them

Benefits

· Competitive salary
· Refer a friend bonus scheme
· Immediate start
· 12 Week trail (if needed)

This organisation is a market leader and they put the service users at the heart of everything they do to ensure they get the best possible outcome. If this sounds like something you are interested in please don't hesitate in contacting me:

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

be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,competent at dealing with all stakeholders,critical thinking,emotional intelligence,empathy,handling medication,non-judgemental,oral communication,organisational,passionate,patience,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),resilient,show initiative,time management,tolerance,understanding,work well under pressure,written communication