Residential Support Worker (Practitioner) - Nights

Sandcastle Care
£7.52 - 8.76 per hour
07 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Residential Support Worker (Practitioner) - Nights Location: Blackpool - On the outskirts of Kirkham Salary: £7.52 - £8.76 per hour FULL-TIME NIGHTS - Averaging 35 Hours per week Sandcastle Care Ltd provides residential care for children and young people and are looking to recruit committed individuals to join our growing team. If you are looking for an exciting and challenging career, this opportunity may be of interest to you. About the Residential Support Worker (Practitioner): You will provide day to day care, direction and support to young people who may display challenging and disruptive behaviours, emotional and social difficulties. Working within a supportive environment you will be part of a team dedicated to raising young people's aspirations and achievements. The post holder may be reasonably expected to undertake other duties commensurate with the level of responsibility and experience. Requirements of the Residential Support Worker (Practitioner): - Ability to interact with a range of people/young people. - Ability to work as part of a team. - To be able to provide consistency of care and support to the young people. - A desire to work with children who may display challenging behaviour. - Commitment to working with children who may be at risk of Child Sexual Exploitation. - Sleeping in duties and shift work, including evenings and weekends on a rota system. - Full Driving Licence is preferred but not essential. Benefits of becoming the Residential Support Worker (Practitioner): - Competitive rates of pay and holiday allowance. - Full induction, specialist training and accredited qualifications. - Opportunities for career development and progression within a growing company. - Fully funded DBS. - Company pension scheme. - Employee assistance program. Equal Opportunities: Sandcastle Care Ltd supports Equal Opportunities in Employment and opposes all forms of unlawful discrimination on grounds such as colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, sex, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief and age. Due to the age of the young people in our care all candidates must be at least 21 years old to apply. (Care Standards Act 2000) All posts are subject to Enhanced Disclosure Procedures. Sandcastle Care Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. If you feel that you meet the above criteria of the Residential Support Worker (Practitioner) role then please apply now!
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