Children's Residential Support Worker

Recruiter
Randstad Care
Location
Gloucester
Salary
£18000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you passionate about caring for children? Are you looking for a diverse and varied role? I am seeking a children's residential support worker for an exciting new opportunity based in Gloucester.

Our team is looking for an outgoing, driven children's residential support worker to work alongside one of the UK's leading care providers.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well established children's residential home in the area. The staff are friendly, a tight-knit team that ensure they deliver the highest standards of care at all times.

Responsibilities of the job include:

* Caring for and assisting children in their everyday lives such as making sure they attend school appointments etc.
* Carrying out tasks such as cooking, cleaning laundry, shopping
* Ensuring that you work with the therapists and psychologists to ensure care plans are followed and children have the best possible outcomes
* Safeguarding the young people in your care

What we would require from you:

* QCF/NVQ Level 3 Health and Social Care Children and Young People is absolutely essential.
* You must hold a current UK driving licence.
* Previous experience working with children or within the child residential sector.
* Enthusiasm, willingness to learn and innovative thinking will all be key traits you will need to succeed.

Benefits include:

* 29 days annual leave.
* You will be provided with extensive training.
* Reward package including overtime, pension and child care allowance.

If you're passionate about caring for children, are looking to join a close knit team in a company with fantastic training opportunities and competitive rates of pay then this could be the ideal role for you. If you think you fit the role, please apply now by clicking 'apply now' or calling (Apply online only).

This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check along with other relevant employment checks.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing