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  • Location:

    Ross-on-Wye

  • Sector:

    Vetro Care

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £22930 - £24654 per annum, Benefits: Only work 7 days every 3 weeks + paid qualifications + free food + so much more!!

  • Contact:

    Kerry Brown

  • Contact email:

    kerry@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

  • Job ref:

    J4070

  • Published:

    5 months 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?

Or are you already a children’s residential support worker looking for a new opportunity with a fantastic shift pattern offering you 14 days off in a 3 week rota period?!

We are looking for COMMITTED and PASSIONATE individuals 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 2 children’s residential support workers in Ross on Wye to work in a 5 bed service for young people with emotional behavioural difficulties.
 
Salary: £22,930- £24,654 (sleep allowance included) plus plenty of overtime available!!
Location: Ross on Wye
Hours: Full time – 37.5 hours per week
Shift Times: 8am – 11pm sleep 7am – 8.30am
 
Rolling Rota Shift Pattern:
Week 1 - Tuesday and Friday
Week 2 – Monday and Thursday
Week 3 – Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

Benefits:
  • Only work 7 days in every 3 weeks!
  • Opportunity to complete the QCF Level 3 Children & Young People Qualification - fully funded!!
  • Perks reward and discount scheme
  • Comprehensive induction
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Commitment to your ongoing training and career progression
  • 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:
  • Must either hold or be willing to work towards the QCF Level 3 Children & Young People qualification in Children's Residential.
  • 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.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Must be aged 21 or over, due to the oldest child at the setting and due to the policies of the organisation.
If you are passionate about the lives of young people and want to make a real difference, supporting young people between the ages of 8 – 19 with EBD, this is the job for you!

Click apply today!!