Residential Children Support Worker

BS Social Care
Frome, Somerset
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
A close knit service is recruiting for an experienced Childcare Worker / Support Worker for a 2 bed residential home in Frome, Somerset. You will be supporting Children & Young People (6 to 18 year olds) who have EBD and will show signs of challenging behaviour.

Main job duties:
- This is a professional parental role offering therapeutic / emotional support
- Work together in a team to help get them up in the mornings to putting them to bed at night
- Get involved in preparing & helping them with meals (Breakfast, dinner and lunch)
- Support them out in the community
- Get stuck in with their daily 121 / group activities - bowling, going for a walk, education activities...
- Lone working: assist, help & support with personal care

Contract / terms:
- Salary is upto £23,000 per annum
£19,500 is the basic salary + 8 - 10 sleepins per month (£28 per sleep) = extra £2,688 - £3,360 per annum
- Average 40 hours a week (16 hours per shift), 4 week advance rota for example:
Week A: 32 hours a week
Week B: 48 hours a week

Qualifying candidates:
- Must have experience in a Residential Childrens Home
- Must have a manual driver licence as you will be using the company car

- Full training & induction with a development package (creative training - open to suggestions)
- 28 days annual leave which includes bank holidays
- Chance to complete a free QCF (NVQ) qualification whilst you work
- Company Pension scheme

If you have the right skills or experience for this role; then please call Jeet on (Apply online only) or email your CV with the job reference number to: (url removed) - thank you and good luck with your job search

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