Support Worker

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Recruiter
Reed Health & Care
Location
Southport, Merseyside
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am currently recruiting for Residential Support Workers/ Team Leaders for a children’s home provider based in the Northwest of England. Who work with children aged 8 to up to 17 years with emotional and behavioural difficulties. Due to the ongoing growth we are currently recruiting for Child Care Worker (Residential) to join their expanding team.

Positions are available in St Helens, Scarsbrick and Skelmersdale

Responsibilities include:

- Wroking as a member of the team in the provision of care and support services for people with behaviours that may challenge; which aims to maximise the potential of individuals in line with ordinary life principles.

- Support and participate in young people’s social, life-long learning plans and recreational activities in line with care plans, trips out and holidays. Act as a Key worker to specified individual young person, taking on responsibility for specified areas of care and support.

Pay for this position is: £20,736 - £21,936 inclusive of 10 sleeps per month plus over time available

The Successful Child Care Worker and Team Leader (Residential) will have the following:

- Must hold a level 3 diploma in children and young people or the equivalent and must have experience working with children in a residential setting with emotional behavioural difficulties or similar settings.

- Proven ability to work on own initiative and work as part of a team.

- Knowledge and understanding of issues relating to people with emotional & challenging behaviours & learning difficulties.

- 2 years experience working in Childrens residential services.

To apply, please send your CV to aidan.ruffinato@Reedglobal.com

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