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  • Location:

    Ross-on-Wye

  • Sector:

    Vetro Care

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £22930 - £24654 per annum, Benefits: Fantastic Training & Progression Opportunities!!

  • Contact:

    Kerry Brown

  • Contact email:

    kerry@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

  • Job ref:

    J383

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-01-04

  • Startdate:

    2021-11-23

  • Consultant:

    Kerry Brown

Have you always wanted to work with young people in residential services but never had the chance?

I am looking for a COMMITTED and PASSIONATE individual who will be able to engage with the young people and encourage and mentor them, whilst having a whole lot of fun! Getting paid to play football and going to theme parks is certainly a perk of the job!!

We are recruiting for children’s residential support workers to work in a rural 3 bed children’s residential service rated overall “GOOD” by Ofsted, just outside Ross-on-Wye for young people with emotional behavioural difficulties aged 8 - 18 years old.

Location: Ross-on-Wye (HR9 postcode)
Salary: £22,930 - £24,654  (inclusive of sleeps)
Hours: Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Shift Times: 8am – 11pm sleep 7am – 8.30am
 
Shift Pattern:
 
Week 1 - Monday & Thursday
Week 2 – Tuesday & Friday
Week 3 – Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday
 
If you are passionate about the lives of young people and want to make a real difference, supporting young people with EBD, this is the job for you!
 
Benefits:
 
  • Only working 7 days in every 3 weeks
  • Plenty of overtime available
  • Free food and parking.
  • Getting paid to go to theme parks
  • Genuine opportunity for progression
  • Opportunity to complete children’s residential qualifications - fully funded!!
  • Reward and discount scheme
  • Comprehensive induction programme
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Employee recognition scheme.
 
 
Responsibilities:
  • Supporting young people with challenging behaviour in their day to day lives.
  • Work as part of a team.
  • Work well under pressure.
  • Able to be proactive, enthusiastic and empathetic.

Requirements:

  • Experience in working with children and young people is desirable but not essential.
  • Able to take responsibility for the care and well-being of young people.
  • Full UK Manual Driving Licence is essential due to the location of the homes and the duties involved.
  • Must either hold or be willing to work towards the QCF Level 4 Children & Young People qualification in Children's Residential.
  • Must be aged 21 or over, due to the oldest child at the setting and due to the policies of the organisation.

If this position sounds of interest, please click "Apply"
 
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