Senior Residential Care Workers

Recruiter
Star Employment Services
Location
Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria
Salary
22392.0000
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
05 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a childcare organisation providing an integrated service to young people who have experienced trauma in their lives resulting in emotional behavioural difficulties and requiring a high level of intervention. We are currently looking to recruit a Senior Response Residential Care Worker to join our team in Cumbria. As a Senior Response Residential Care Worker you will work with young people referred to us in order to undertake 12-17 week placements and will play a critical role in assessing and supporting the young person.

Senior Applicants must either have achieved, or be nearing completion of QCF Level 3 Qualificationin Health and Social Care - Children and Young People (or equivalent). As the service is outdoor based, the possession of outdoor qualifications such as SPA, ML and the BCU awards would be a distinct advantage.

We place a great deal of emphasis on the level of support we provide to all of our staff which includes the following:

  • Two week class room induction programme
  • Comprehensive Training Plans
  • Professional Supervisions
  • Team meetings
  • Clinical Oversight

Our benefits include:

  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Work place pension scheme on qualification
  • Salary enhancements for outdoor qualifications
  • Funded opportunities for Continued Professional Development
  • Career progression opportunities

Successful candidates must hold a full UK driving licence. All applicants will have to undergo an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check.