Children's Residential Support Worker

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
23920.00 - 23920.00 GBP Annual + GBP23920/annum
Posted
16 Jul 2019
Closes
26 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Do you want a career working with children and young people? Do you want to make a real difference to their lives?

We are looking for an outstanding Residential Support Worker to join our Children's Residential Care Home located in Stoke-on-Trent.

We endeavour to provide a stable, caring and therapeutic environment, enabling children and young people to develop, grow and flourish. We firmly believe that our staff are central to helping us achieve this, which is why we will provide you with ongoing training, development and extensive opportunities for progression.

You will be working within our Children's Residential Care Home for children and young people of mixed gender aged between 8 - 18 years with complex needs including Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties.

You will be responsible for providing a high standard of specialised personal care for children and young people, focussing on their education, behaviour and physical and mental well-being in order to achieve a positive outcome such as a long-term foster placement or a successful transition to independent living.

In return, we are offering a career defining opportunity to impact on an organisation that is ambitious in its vision to provide children and young people with a high standard of specialised personal care.

Salary and Benefits

* GBP23,920 per annum including sleep-in allowance.

* Genuine opportunity for progression into a Senior Residential Support Worker position.

Requirements

* Recent experience working as a Residential Support Worker for a Children's Residential Care Home or recent experience working with children and young people with challenging behaviour.

* Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce (or equivalent qualification).

* Full UK Driving Licence with access to your own transport