RESIDENTIAL SUPPORT WORKER - Liverpool

Recruiter
Vetro Recruitment
Location
Liverpool
Salary
£8.00 - £9.50/Hour
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Vetro recruitment are working with a leading social care organisation that truly believes that every child has equal rights to the highest quality child care. We are now looking for an experienced residential support workers to work in their homes across the Merseyside region.The role of the residential support worker is to provide each young person with a safe, supportive, trusting environment with challenges that promote growth, responsibility, learning and positive outcomes and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the young people in the organisations care.As a Residential Care Worker, your duties and responsibilities will be: Provide day to day support, care and guidance to children and teenagers in a residential care settingEncourage young people to succeed and progress through education and other activitiesWork as a team with other members of staff to provide a consistent, supportive and caring environment for young peopleAssist with transportation of young people to various appointments and activities where requiredMaintain the children's home to a suitable standard ensuring that it remains a welcoming and safe environment for young people to live in, which will include regulatory and required paperworkWork closely with young people to achieve personal goals and objectives and address any issues as and when they arise, working with other professionals where required / appropriate.Requirements:Diploma Level 3 qualified in Children and Young People's workforce is desirable but not essentialFull UK Driving LicenceAbility to work shifts including weekends and evening and sleep insKnowledge of the National Care StandardsTo work as part of a team and use own initiative when requiredAt Vetro Recruitment, we have over 25 years' experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We are REC and CSSIW registered and pride ourselves on the service we offer our clients and candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role. Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we're here to help.www.vetrorecruitment.co.uk