Senior Residential Support Worker For Childrens

BS Social Care
Wellington, Somerset
£18008 - £20920/annum
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
A well established and expanding children service is now recruiting for Senior Residential Support Worker for their EBD Children Homes in Wellington, 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:
- Shift leading / Staff supervisions
- Risk assessing and care planning
- Key working
- 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
- Must have an NVQ / QCF Level 3 in Children & Young People Workforce or Social Workers Degree
- Must have experience as a Senior Support Worker in a residential Childrens Home

Contract / terms:
- Salary is £18,008 - £20,920 per annum = £8.88 an hour (increases to £9.12 after probation)
- 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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