Support Workers For 8 - 18 Year Olds

Recruiter
BS Social Care
Location
Taunton, Somerset
Salary
£14297 - £19440/annum
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A well established and expanding children service is now recruiting for Residential Support Worker for their EBD Children Homes in Taunton, Somerset. You will be supporting children & young people between the ages of 11 - 18 year olds who have been in the care systems for various reasons. Your clientele will mainly be service users who have come from neglected backgrounds, traumatic situations, suffered from abuse and/or mental health and they may display challenging behaviour.

Main Job Role:
- Offer therapeutic / emotional support
- Professional parental role
- Encourage them with future goals they would like to achieve
- Tailored programmes are designed to challenge, stimulate, teach and motivate

Qualifying candidates:
- Must be a car driver with your own vehicle

Contract / terms:
- Salary is £14,297 - £19,440 per annum
Unqualified candidates under 25 year olds = £7.05 an hour
Unqualified candidates over 25 year olds = £7.50 an hour (increases to £7.64 after probation)
Qualified candidates (NVQ / QCF Level 3 in Children & Young People Workforce or Social Workers Degree) = £8.15 an hour
- 1 to 2 sleep-ins per week at £28 per sleep (extra £1,456 - £2,912 per annum)
- This a full time role (39 hours per week)
- Shift patterns will vary between Mondays to Sundays

Benefits (pro rota):
- Full training & induction with a development package
- 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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