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  • Location:

    Walsall

  • Sector:

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £18927 - £20168 per annum, Benefits: Fantastic Benefits Available !

  • Contact:

    Heath Johnson

  • Contact email:

    Heath@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

  • Job ref:

    J7299

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-09-01

  • Startdate:

    2022-07-19

  • Consultant:

    Heath Johnson

Are you a PASSIONATE and INSPIRATIONAL individual looking for a move into children’s residential support work? Do you want to work for a successful organisation that has sector-leading Ofsted judgements and really understands the benefits of a work-life balance?

I have a UNIQUE opportunity for a number of Children’s Residential Support Workers to join a growing service that supports children & young people aged between 8-18 with emotional behavioural difficulties in Wasall

We are looking for enthusiastic, resilient and motivated individuals who want to make a difference to the lives of young people; to enable them to develop socially, emotionally and behaviorally 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. It is challenging, but incredibly rewarding work!!
 
Salary: £18,927.32 - £20,168.46 up to £4,500 additional  (sleep allowance included) Plus overtime available!!
Location: Walsall
Hours: Full time - 40 hours per week
Contract: Permanent
Shift pattern: Long days - 08:00 till 23:00  (plus approx 8-12 sleeps per month)
 
Benefits:
  • Free meals whilst on shift
  • Casual dress code
  • Company pension
  • Comprehensive Training Package including scheduled ongoing face-to-face training and CPD planning
  • Clear progression structure, and opportunities to gain qualifications immediately
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • Any over time paid at time and half.
  • Cycle To Work Scheme
  • Refer a Friend Scheme
 
Responsibilities:

  • Making sure there is a comprehensive handover for the staff on the following shift.
  • Meeting the needs of the Children and Young People
  • Organising and facilitating Social Activities (out of school
  • Maintaining the home (laundry, cleaning shopping etc.)
  • Being a companion, role model and professional parent to the young people
 

Requirements:
  • Experience as a Children’s Support Worker, or with Young People is desirable
  • You MUST be a driver as you will be required to transport the young people from time to time
  • You must be over the age of 21
  • NVQ or QCF level 3 in Children & Young People is desirable 
Can you deliver a holistic and integrated approach to care and really make a difference to the young people with Emotional Behavioural Difficulties? 

This role will provide unrivalled variety, allowing you to really get stuck in and make a difference!

If this sounds like your dream role, we would love to hear from you. Click the ‘APPLY’ now and one of the Vetro team will be in touch.