Childrens Residential Support Worker

Recruiter
Randstad Care
Location
Nottingham
Salary
£15500 - £16500/annum Overtime & Sleep in Allowance
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced and qualified Residential Support Worker who is looking for a new challenge? Do you enjoy supporting and working with children and young people? We are looking for dynamic, experience and qualified support workers to work within the Nottingham area.

You will be working for a leading education and children's service that's ethos is to provide the highest quality of care and education in a positive and safe environment. The organisation have a 3 bedded home in the Shropshire area and are looking for a caring and committed person to care for children and young people who have EBD. A salary of up £16,500 per annum plus a sleep in allowance of £35 per night is being offered along with other excellent company benefits

You will be responsible for

* Supporting children and young people who have got challenging behaviour and complex needs
* Ensuring all aspects of written information are kept up to date, including completion of daily case records, communications, log books, incident records, risk assessments.
* Following all policies and procedures, promoting these within the staff team.
* Contributing and implementing care plans, risk assessments and action plans, participating in reviews and other meetings as required.
* Identifying and implementing boundaries.

For this role it is imperative that you;

* Have over 6 months experience of working with children and young people with EBD and challenging behaviour in a residential setting.
* Hold a full UK driving licence.
* Are happy to work on a shift rota system that includes working weekends and bank holidays.
* Have excellent communication skills, are a great team player, are flexible and have can do attitude.

If you feel you are the ideal person for this role and are committed to making a difference to the lives of children and young people please forward your CV to us.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing