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Support Worker Jobs - Various Positions Available

  • Location:

    Wrexham, Wales

  • Sector:

    Support Work

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £15352 - £26000 per annum + sleep in allowance

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Watts

  • Contact email:

    alexandra@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    SWVAR_1544543431

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    Ongoing

  • Expiry date:

    2019-01-10

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Alexandra Watts RGN

We are recruiting for Deputy Managers, Senior Support Workers and Waking Night Support Workers to join a large Childrens organisation who provide residential care and education for young people with social, emotional and mental health needs. The young people are cared for and nurtured from values obtained from the House Model of Parenting and you can apply these methods by obtaining the knowledge and skills from the companies extensive training programme.

The homes are located in Wrexham and other areas of North Wales in addition to the Shropshire area. There are various job vacancies available with great developmental opportunities and growth.

There are various shift patterns available for this organisation with options of full 24 hour shifts and waking nights dependent on role and location.

Senior Support Worker - Deputy Home Manager

  • Annual salary: £21,200 - £26,000 dependent on experience

with £28 per night sleep in allowance

  • Opportunity to take a foundation degree in therapeutic child care

  • 2 X 24 hour shifts per week = **5 DAYS OFF A WEEK**

  • Permanent full-time role, flexible working week

  • NVQ Level 3 in Children and Young People is required for this role - or Level 3 in Children's Residential Care

Waking Nights Support Worker

  • Annual salary: £15,353.00 - £19,695.00 dependent on experience

  • Some relevant care experience required but flexible of qualifications

  • Permanent full-time role, waking nights

  • Career Progression and relevant training

  • Fully funded NVQ Level 3 opportunity

About the organisation

This organisation provides residential care to children and young people who have experienced hardship in their lives and provides support to transform their lives with a positive outcome. With the help and support of clinical professionals and therapy services, you can make a difference to these children.

The young people you will be caring for will experience such behaviours that may include:

  • Early childhood trauma

  • Attachment difficulties

  • Inappropriate Sexualised Behaviour (ISB)

  • Sexually Harmful Behaviour (SHB)

  • Anti-social behaviour

  • Challenging behaviours

The job offers

  • Flexibility to travel and the opportunity to further develop your professional knowledge and skills

  • Funded development and training including the 'Management Development Programme'.

  • Regular salary reviews and salary progression based on qualifications and experience.

  • Employee assistance programme including counselling, fitness advice and personal coaching on health, stress and relationship issues

  • Regular professional supervision and team support meetings

  • Additional sick pay scheme

  • Occupational health support

  • Discounted gym membership

  • Discounted legal advice

  • Death in service benefit



Requirements

  • In order to be considered for this role you require a full UK driving licence and previous experience in a similar setting.

This is a challenging yet rewarding role and we are looking for experienced and committed support workers to join the team.

To register your interest for this role, please apply with your CV via this ad.

Alternatively you can call Alex for a confidential chat on 029 21 660 880.

At Vetro Recruitment, we have over 25 years' experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We are REC and CIW registered and pride ourselves on the service we offer our clients and candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role. Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we're here to help.

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