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Senior Support Worker

  • Location:

    Rhigos

  • Sector:

    Vetro Care, Support Work

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £22000 - £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Menna Del

  • Contact email:

    menna@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

  • Job ref:

    J2382

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-02-05

  • Startdate:

    2020-12-28

  • Consultant:

    Menna Del Williams

Are you a Residential Support Worker looking for career development?
Or are you currently a Senior Support Worker looking for a new challenge?

Vetro Recruitment has a great opportunity for a Senior Support Worker to join a well established team in Aberdare - working for a Care organisation with an excellent reputation in the industry. The site supports two young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties, whilst also providing a safe, nurturing environment for them to develop. 

As a Senior Support Worker you will be responsible for supporting the management team and undertaking some supervisory responsibilities, whilst also having a hands on approach to supporting the young people. 

 
Pay and shifts
  • £22,000 - £28,000 (sleep included)
  • Permanent, full time contract
  • 39 hours per week
  • Shift pattern; 2 on, 4 off OR 1 on, 2 off
Responsibilities
  • Support children with EBD and challenging behaviours
  • Supervisory responsibilities for the shift
  • Provide a positive and therapeutic approach to support
  • Ensure the service operates within OFSTED standards
  • Key working with young people to develop confidence, self esteem and self worth
  • Work with the staff team to ensure the young person has 24/7 support
  • Plan and participate in activities with the young people
Requirements:
  • NVQ Level 3 Children and Young people (or equivalent)
  • Full UK Driving licence is essential
  • Support Worker experience within a residential setting
 
If interested, please click APPLY and one of the team will be in touch with you. We look forward to hearing from you!