Residential Support Worker

Recruiter
Hays Social Care
Location
Wigan
Salary
£8.41 - £8.60/hour
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Two experienced Residential Support Workers required for a Children's EBD home in Wigan

Your new company
You will be working for a well-established private organisation who provide specialist therapeutic care and a range of services to Children and Young People aged 11-18. The organisation pride themselves on providing exceptional care through implementing their values and forward thinking in 30 homes across England. Due to recent growth and restructuring of the homes in the North West an opportunity has arisen at their home in Wigan for two experienced Residential Support Workers.

Your new role
Your new role is to provide physical, social and emotional well being by promoting a culture of communication and positive choices, tailoring care plans and risk assessments to suit the needs of the individuals and continually guiding and encouraging the Children and Young People. You will be required to work shifts, which includes late, weekend and sleep shifts, alongside an experienced and committed team, other agencies and professionals to meet the needs of the Children and Young people.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need previous relevant experience and a NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care in order to be considered for this role of Residential Support Worker. Significant experience with Children and Young people with emotional behaviour difficulties and a NVQ Level 3 Children and Young People is highly desirable. A desire to make a positive difference in the lives of Children and Young People will aid your ongoing success.

What you'll get in return
You will be working for an organisation which believes highly in internal promotion and career advancement, therefore putting large emphasis on the learning and development of staff. You will have the opportunity to progress both professionally and personally in a rewarding career as a Residential Support Worker.

What you need to do now
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