Supporting young people in a homely environment can enable them to develop socially, emotionally, and behaviourally in a setting where they feel safe and cared for. The role can be challenging but incredibly rewarding! You will be committed, to engage, encourage, and mentor the young people, whilst having a whole lot of fun!
Getting paid to have fun!! Play games, spend time outdoors and be active!
We have an AMAZING opportunity for a Children’s Residential Support Worker to join a FANTASTIC Children’s Residential Service in Newark supporting young people between the ages of 7-18 with Complex needs.
**Due to the nature of the job and the activities involved, we are only able to consider applicants who have a full drivers licence and a car**
- Salary: £23,100 - £25,600 (sleep allowance included)
- Location: Newark
- Hours: Full time 40 hours (7-10 sleep ins a month)
- Shift pattern: 6 weeks in advance
You will be joining a growing care team as a Children’s Residential Support Worker. This role is offered on a full-time basis, inclusive of sleep-ins. You will receive an in-depth induction and training programme upon joining this Children’s Residential Service, and your duties will include:
- Getting paid to play computer games and go to theme parks!!!
- Company pension
- 28 days annual leave
- Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
- Encouraging young people to participate in activities and take responsibility for their own lives depending on their age.
- You will provide support for the children and young people in the home to promote their independence and well-being whilst providing a therapeutic care environment.
- Ensuring the safety of the young people and maintaining up-to-date knowledge of the individual’s care plan, guidelines, reward system, and preferred method of communication.
- Passionate team Leader/Senior support worker
- Must be someone who wants to make a difference in young people's lives
- Sense of humour
- Someone who will prioritise children in a small family residential setting
- QCF Level 3 Children's residential care or equivalent Health and social care qualification
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