Senior Residential Childcare Worker/Team Leader - Blackpool

Recruiter
Ashberry Recruitment
Location
Blackpool
Salary
£15500 - £21000/annum + Sleep Payments
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client in the Blackpool area, a well-established organisation, require an experienced and qualified residential child care worker and team leader to join their team.

To apply for the position of Residential Child Care Worker, you will have experience of working within a residential children’s home setting, supporting young people aged 8-18 presenting with Emotional and Behavioral Difficulties.

To apply for the position of Team Leader/Senior Residential Child Care Worker, you will have extensive experience of working within a residential children’s home setting, supporting young people aged 8-18 presenting with Emotional and Behavioral Difficulties.

As Team Leader/Senior Residential Child Care Worker you will be familiar with planning shifts and leading a small team, as well as the compilation and completion of much paperwork; care plans, behavior management plans, risk assessments etc. Experience of supervising staff would be desirable but is not essential.

It is essential if you wish to apply for the position of Team Leader/Senior Residential Child Care Worker that you hold an NVQL3 Residential Child Care qualification or equivalent.

The roles of both Residential Child Care Worker and Team Leader/ Senior Residential Child Care Worker will include shifts across 7 days on a 3 week rolling rota, provided well in advance

Driving Licence essential. Clear Enhanced DBS registered with the Update Service would be advantageous as would the ability for an immediate start but all notice periods considered