Residential Youth Support Worker

Recruiter
Quattro Recruitment Ltd
Location
Northampton
Salary
£8.50 - £12/hour
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Quattro Healthcare are a leading Health and Social Care agency. We are currently recruiting passionate, flexible and motivated Residential Children's Workers to work with our clients in Northampton and the surrounding areas.
This role includes supporting the clients with personal care, medical appointments and taking the client to activities in the community. It also requires some domestic tasks including cooking and cleaning.
Safeguarding the supported individual and their rights is an important aspect of this role.
The Client is a Young People's Residential Home and specialises in providing residential care for young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties aged 10-18. As a result the role offers many opportunities for learning and development.

The right applicant will have a minimum of 6 months paid experience as a Support Worker, supporting people in Mental Health, Learning disability, behavioural problems or a Residential Childcare setting.

What we offer you:-

Further your personal development
Undertaking mandatory training
Opening to a growing company with associated opportunities
Rewarding job satisfaction

You need to be:-

Able to provide high level of care
Ability to relate to young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties
Good written and verbal skills
Be a good role model
Confident in maintaining boundaries
Over 22 years old
Car owner with clean licence
Flexible with availability for shifts
Current Enhanced DBS Certificate will speed up the application process
Team Teach Certificate would be desirable although training can be arranged for the correct applicants

If you believe you meet the criteria and are suitable for the position, please apply below for more details

Due to the high volume of applications for each of our roles, if you do not receive a response within 14 days then your application has not been successful, however we may keep your details on file and contact you with regard to any other suitable roles.

This vacancy is advertised on behalf of Quattro Healthcare LTD who operate as an Employment Business. Quattro Healthcare Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer