Residential Support Worker - no nights

Recruiter
Prospero Teaching
Location
Manchester
Salary
£7.50 - £9.50/hour
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Residential Support Worker, Stockport

Are you Level 3 Qualified and looking for a Residential Support Worker opportunity?

I am currently looking to fill a number of positions working within the children's sector of a large special needs residential base. The service users are aged between 3 - 19 years old, and are housed in state of the art purpose built homes.

All service users have been diagnosed with profound and multiple learning difficulties as well as multi-sensory impairments.

About the role:
* contribute to the day to day running of the home whilst promoting a high standard of service and care
* ensure that the children's individual needs are met daily which will include the delivery of personal care and the promotion of independence
* Promoting positive behaviour and dealing with challenging incidents.

The ideal individual:
* Will hold - QCF (NVQ Level 3) - Health and Social Care (CCYP) Diploma or equivalent or commitment to undertake qualification within first year of appointment.
* Will have experience working with special needs or learning/physical disabilities
* Ability to administer medication (training will be provided)
* Will be comfortable with personal care, including toileting
* Maintain Emergency First Aid qualification or commitment to undertake qualification
* Good time-keeping, reliable and a flexible approach to work

This is a temporary to permanent contract. You must be flexible over the full 7 days and able to commit to a 37.5 hour per week contract.

If you are interested in this role, please send your CV