Residential Worker

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Capita Managed Services
Harlow, Essex
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Residential Worker, Harlow.

Permanent Contract

Annual Salary ranges from £17,372 - £22,212
Full Time - Shift Pattern is between Monday to Sunday 6.45am - 9.30pm and will include sleep-in duties

Staff work an average of 37 hours per week. Hours are averaged over a rota. This includes working long days during term time and accruing hours to work shorter days during school holidays.

The Maples is a residential setting for Children with Disabilities

The Role

Under the guidance of the shift leader in accordance with the policies and procedures you will support the day to day care and development, safety and management of the children and young people in the home. As an active team member, you will support the provision of a caring, nurturing, safe, reflective and empowering environment to enable the children and young people to reach their full potential, and support the learning process and creation of a learning environment. As part of your role you will take an active part in providing information for care planning and reviewing of children's cases in line with department instructions and relevant legislation. This will include writing reports where appropriate and completion of records.

You will make use of your personal skills, life experiences and interests to inspire the children and young people and work closely with them to support their life journey to identify their own skills, strengths and interests and help them to develop these. You will also develop positive authentic relationships with peers and children and young people to provide a good adult role model whilst developing your own understanding, skills and knowledge so that these can be utilised to positively contribute to the homely environment.

Working for Essex welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.

Working for Essex is a trading name of Capita Resourcing Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us.