Residential Support Worker - Children - Ormskirk

Recruiter
Liverpool Healthcare
Location
Ormskirk
Salary
£18500 - £22500/annum
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Support Worker - Ormskirk - Children / Young People

This week at Major Healthcare we are recruiting into a brand new service who looks to provide excellent support for children within and EBD Residential home

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to develop their career within the support of children and young people.

To apply or to discuss in more detail please apply online or call Martin from Major Healthcare on 0 - (Apply online only)

Essential requirements:

- Experience working with children with Challenging Behaviour, EBD, Learning Disabilities or Mental Health conditions.
- Minimum 2 years or more of experience working as a support worker
- Ability to interact with a range of people/young people
- Ability to work as part of a team
- To be able to provide consistency of care and support to the young people

Responsibilities:

- Ensuring the highest standards of care in relation to the children's physical, behavioural and emotional needs.
- Supporting young people to do their favourite things and try new activities at home and also outdoor activities.
- To aspire at all times to a standard of excellence in all areas of working practice.
- To act with integrity, honesty and child centred practice at all times.
- To act as a member of the staff team and wider organisation, supporting colleagues and being prepared to receive support as necessary.
- Shift Patterns: Internal Rota (40 Hours - 45 Hours Per Week)

What you will receive:

- Highly competitive pay-rate £8.50 per hour plus of £44.00 per sleep-in (this will add approximately £4800 to the basic annual). Total Pay based on the standard rota £22,490
- In addition, you need to be committed to providing an excellent level of care for the young people, enthusiastic in your approach to tough challenges, assertive in difficult situations and have great interpersonal skills.

To apply or to discuss in more detail please apply online or call Martin from Major Healthcare on 0 - (Apply online only)