Senior Support Worker - Newcastle upon Tyne

Domus Recruitment
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£18,000 - £22,000/Year
02 Dec 2017
11 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
On behalf of my client I am in search for Senior Support Workers to join an established Care Provider in their Education and Therapy in the Newcastle and surrounding areas, County Durham, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough and Gateshead to support children with a range of specialisms from EBD, Challenging behaviour to more complex needsIf this sounds like you or you are a RSW looking to take the next step to become a senior then now is the time to take this a fantastic opportunity to progress and help support to make a difference in the lives of our young people. In return they offer great training and progression opportunities for all staff.Responsibilities: • Working closely with Education and therapy services alongside Local Authorities and other external bodies. • You will act as a professional person working closely with other agencies and professionals. • Be responsible to the manager for the day to day running of the home, managing a shift and delivering high quality care to the young people. • Help to train and develop staff ensuring the home is compliant with The Children's Homes Regulations and promotes and safeguards the welfare of young people. • Requirements: • Level 3 in Children and Young People is essential • Be self-motivated and resilient • Have a passion for care • Have excellent communication skills, patience and creativity. • You will also have exceptional relationship building skills and work well as part of a team.If you are interested in this Senior Support Worker role then please forward your up to date CV to or call me on 01628 630104 to discuss things further.?As part of our continual pursuit of quality candidates we appreciate and reward candidate recommendations from you if we successfully secure them a position.We will reward you with £250 if you recommend a new candidate to us who is not already registered and we secure them a role for a minimum of 1 month.?