Residential Care Worker - Children

Recruiter
Blackrock Search
Location
Chard, Somerset
Salary
£8.25 - £8.45/hour
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has become available for Residential Care Workers within the Chard and Taunton. The service specialises in children with learning disabilities and challenging behaviour. This service has a fun feel to it and offers great training and progression to staff.

Salary from £8.25 - £.8.45

Duties to include:
• Promote independence and enables service users to maintain existing skills and learn new skills as appropriate and communicate their needs.
• Undertake intimate personal care duties whilst respecting the rights and dignity of service users where required.
• Support service users’ individual needs, dealing appropriately with challenging behaviour, physical disabilities and mental health needs.

The successful applicant will have:
NVQ 3 in Childcare & Young Adults
Valid Safeguarding certificate.

If you do not have the NVQ 3 we would still like to see their CV you have approx 2 yrs’ experience