Agency Residential Support Worker

Recruiter
SCP Recruitment
Location
Gillingham, Kent
Salary
£7.50 - £10.00/hour + additional benefits
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
SCP Recruitment are looking for agency Residential support workers to support children and young adults with Mental health, Emotional Behavioural Disorders and Learning Disabilities across a number of services in Gillingham, Rainham, Chatham and surrounding areas in Kent.

Young minds develop and grow by the influence of the people around them. The support and encouragement that RSW's can give can have a huge impact on a child's self esteem and social development. We need inspirational and energetic staff who will have previous experience working with children in care who are up to the challenge of making a big difference to a child's future within a short space of time.

If you are interested in the role and you feel you have the necessary experience please call Julie Kemp or Karlene Gadd on (Apply online only) or send your CV to

Job requirements:

* Empathise and have a caring nature. Duties include encouraging and supporting clients to participate in activities, delivering some personal care to those that need assistance and provide help with activities of daily living.
* be a positive role model for young people encouraging social awareness and aid confidence to help develop life skills.
* because of the location of some of the services own car is preferable.
* Minimum 6 Months previous experience working in Healthcare is essential.

Typical hours of work are:

07:00-15:00(Early Shift),14:00-22:00(Late Shift), 21:00-08:00(Waking Night Duties) and sleep in shifts as required.

Benefits:

Up to 28 days paid annual leave. Refresher training provided free of charge. Refer a friend Bonus scheme. Weekly pay