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  • Location:

    Bodmin

  • Sector:

    Vetro Care, Care Management

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £32400 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alexandria Arvantis

  • Contact email:

    alexandria@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

  • Job ref:

    J6051

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-02-11

  • Startdate:

    2021-12-15

  • Consultant:

    Alex Arvanitis

We have an FANTASTIC opportunity for a Residential Support Worker to join an outstanding supported living transitional service in Bodmin, supporting young adults between the ages of 16-25 with Emotional & Behavioural Difficulties (EBD) and challenging behaviours.

If you have a real passion for children in your care and want to do as much good you possible can, then we want to hear from you. We are looking for someone that is resilent, driven, caring and will go that extra mile to be the best support worker these young adults need. 
 
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: £32,400 (Inclusive of sleeps)
Location: Bodmin (PL31)
Contract: Permanent
Hours: 47.5 Hours per week 
Sleeps Rota: 9am- 10pm sleep 8am 
Shift pattern:  Week 1 - Monday, Thursday, Sunday 
                        Week 2 -  Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 
                        (can be flexible with the shifts)
 
Benefits:
  • Getting paid to go on bike rides and go to theme parks!
  • Opportunity to do the NVQ level 3 Children & Young People qualification - fully funded!
  • Company pension
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Comprehensive Training Package including scheduled ongoing face-to-face training and CPD planning
  • Plenty of opportunities to maximise earnings and career development
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
 
As a Young Adults Support Worker you will be responsible for:
  • Encouraging young adults to participate in activities and take responsibility for their own lives depending on their age.
  • Keeping the homely, friendly culture and environment of the homes.
  • Dealing with challenging behaviours when needed.
  • Protecting the young adults from risks to their health and welfare.
  • Providing support for the young people in the home and promoting their independence and well-being.
  • Maintaining a safe environment for young people.
  • Ensuring the safety of the young adults and maintaining an up to date knowledge of the individual’s; care plan, guidelines, reward system and preferred method of communication.
  • Supporting taxing behaviour safely and sympathetically.
  • Developing and maintaining good working relationships with the staff, parents, Social Workers and other professionals that may be involved in the young people’s lives such as Psychologists.
 
Requirements:
  •  Experience as a Support Worker is DESIRABLE
  • You will have a DBS on the update service for a quick start! DESIRABLE
  • NVQ or QCF level 3 in Children & Young People is DESIRABLE
  • Have a passion to support young adults
If this sounds like your dream role, we would love to hear from you. Click ‘APPLY’ now and one of the Vetro team will be in touch.

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