£10.50 - £12.5 per hour + Pension
6 months ago
Vetro Recruitment are recruiting for a well established Children's Care provider, based in the North West.
The specific positions that I am recruiting for are for Senior Support Worker's to join one of their homes located in Preston
Successful applicants will assist the manager to support and manage the care team to enable them to meet the needs of the children and young people.
You will undertake direct work with children and young people as appropriate and ensure each shift is planned and resources allocated.
You will work in partnership with other professionals to achieve optimum outcomes for young people and offer supervision and support to carers in line with Quality Standards & Regulations and as directed by the Registered Manager.
Knowledge & Skills
Knowledge of Quality Standards & Regulations
Knowledge of the Children Act and other relevant legislation
Awareness of Equal Opportunities / ADP issues
Team Building Skills
Ability to manage teams effectively
Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing
Excellent organisational skills
Ability to motivate and enthuse carers
1 years relevant supervisory experience
12 months experience of working in a residential setting with young people with challenging behaviour
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