Children Support Worker

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Telford
Salary
8.00 - 9.00 GBP Annual + GBP8 - GBP9/annum
Posted
18 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Children's Support Worker:

PHC Group Ltd are one of the leading Health Care agencies in the West Midlands. Having a wide variety of vacancies for Registered General Nurses (Community - RGNs), Registered Mental Health Nurses (RMNs), Registered Nurse Learning Disability, Support Workers, Children's Residential Support Workers (RSW), Healthcare Assistants (HCAs). Here at PHC we cater to your needs from temporary, permanent, part time and temp to perm positions available.

We currently have an amazing opportunity for a Children's Residential Support Worker to work with a well-established client based in the West Midlands. You will be working alongside their dedicated and committed team to support vulnerable children, who suffer from emotional behaviour disorder and challenging behaviour.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

* To support service users with the preparation of meals, laundry duties, cleaning and social events

* To participate in the day-to-day implementation of individual support plans and activities within a challenging environment

* To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users and other whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality

* To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required

* To work as part of a team to provide high quality care.

The successful candidate will have:

* NVQ Level 3 Children and Young People Workforce

* A clear DBS

* Have a minimum of 6 months' experience behaviour working with children with EBD and challenging behaviour.

* Must have child protection training/safeguarding/physical intervention training.

* The ability to keep calm under pressure

* Confidence to work alone and as part of a team

* Excellent communication skills

* The passion to work with vulnerable Children

All our Residential Childcare workers must be over the age of 21 and will ideally hold a full UK driving licence.

Based: West Midlands

Salary: GBP8 - GBP9

Contract: Temporary and Permanent