Support Worker

Recruiter
Hays Social Care
Location
Wigan
Salary
£7.60 - £8.60/hour
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
11 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Children's Residential Support Worker job in Wigan

Your new company
You will be working with a large and well established therapeutic care provider. Working with young people between the ages of 11 and 18. Due to recent growth and restructuring there is a need for the recruitment of an experienced Support Worker who has a desire to progress with company.

Your new role
You will work a rolling rota that will include some sleep shifts, wknds and late shifts. You be responsible for being part of a team that works together to create a safe and caring environment for the young people in your care. Tailoring care plans and risk assessments to suit the needs of individuals.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need some previous and relevant experience either in a residential setting or working with young people with emotional and challenging behaviours. A passion for working with young people and a desire to help make a difference. A qualification in Children and Young People's Services or an equivalent qualification. Full driving license would be highly desirable

What you'll get in return
You will be offered a basic Salary dependant on experience and qualifications and additional sleep over allowance. You will receive full support from the Managerial Team, regular reviews and lots of ongoing training and development at the expense of the company. The opportunity to develop and progress both personally and professionally within the company is readily available for

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