Residential Support Worker
Residential Support Worker jobs in Shrewsbury
Are you looking for a challenging role with incomparable rewards?
Are you passionate about supporting children and young people in care?
Are you looking for an organisation to progress your career and qualifications?
If you have answered yes to any of the above questions we have a career opportunity which may very well be for you.
Your new company
My client is an OFSTED "Good" rated children's residential support and education provider in Shrewsbury, who are looking for a number of Residential Support Workers to work with young people with Autism and Aspergers. This organisation is an established provider of high quality care and support to youngsters and young adults with Autism nationally. This service is currently rated as good by Ofsted, with the services key focus in the coming years to achieve a grade of outstanding.
Your new role
You will be responsible for the day to day care and support of young people with autism. You will work on a one on two off rota pattern (inc sleep ins) with a starting salary package for non-qualified candidates of circa £23,000 per annum. This is an excellent opportunity to work on a fantastic site with vast grounds and impressive leisure facilities in the idyllic Shropshire country side.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be passionate about supporting vulnerable young people and have the enthusiastic, highly motivated, dedicated nature to help make a difference to the lives of the children in your care. You will be committed and flexible to work a one day on two days off rota pattern with a sleep in. Due to the nature of the role and location you will need to be a driver with a current driver's license.
What you'll receive in return
In return you will receive a very competitive salary, all necessary on the job training and support as well as the opportunity to continue your professional development with one of the best providers of childcare and education in the region. As a permanent member of staff you will also be supported to achieve your Level 3 Children and Young People qualification. Many further opportunities for career progression will be available to you within the organisation.
What you need to do now
If you are looking for a fresh challenge and you're passionate about childcare please contact me immediately. If this isn't the right role for you please feel free to contact me for a confidential chat about your career options.