Childrens Residential Support Worker.
Have you always wanted to work with Children and Young people but never had a chance? Are you currently working with Children or Young people and seeking a new opportunity with amazing career development? I am currently recruiting for a fantastic opportunity to join a well established team as a Residential Support Worker at a small home which provides specialist care and supports up to 3 children who have complex needs. The home has a fantastic reputation and prides itself on providing individualised care and support to help the young people thrive. We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals who want to make a difference to the lives of young people; to enable them to develop socially, emotionally and behaviourally in a setting where they feel safe and cared for. No two days are ever the same, so you need to be happy to work in a fast paced, ever-changing environment. Salary: 18,920 - 20,730 (sleep allowance included) Location: Little Malvern, Worcester Due to the rural location of the home it is essential that all staff have a full drivers licence and your own vehicle Contract: Full time, permanent, shifts on a rotational basis that includes some weekends and bank holidays As a Residential Support Worker you will be responsible for; Be the young persons champion and as part of the wider team strive to ensure that they achieve their aspirations and full potential Manage the well-being and behaviour of young people ensuring behaviour are addressed promptly and sensitively Support young people in daily activities including family contact, attending local clubs, 1:1 activities in the community, promoting independence and social behaviour You will be assigned a key child and play a pivotal role in their day to day life including attending reviews and liaising with external agencies and advocating their needs Support and encourage educational engagement and attainment including homework and behavioural support with...