Residential Support Worker - Waking Nights - Oxford

Recruiter
Haul-it
Location
Oxfordshire
Salary
19250.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Haul-It Appointments is a recognised supplier of personnel across the UK. Successfully trading since 1997, we have always grown by treating our personnel with respect and ensuring our staff and clients get a fair deal.

Due to continued growth within our new client, we have a new exciting oportunity for a permanent vacancy as a Residential Support Worker Waking Nights position to work from Botley, Oxford with a large care business one of the most aspirational and innovative care providers in the UK they are continuing to grow and extend their services and support, whilst at the same time further develop their existing children's homes to remain among the very best in the sector.

  • OVERALL RESPONSIBILITIES & THE ROLE

To liaise with senior staff on arrival for duty in order to be made aware of any ongoing/outstanding issues i.e. medical, behavioural, building etc.

To supervise young people during the hours of sleep

To perform routine cleaning tasks ensuring that the home is always well presented

To become fully conversant with the home's philosophy and policies.

To respect and maintain the confidential nature of the work.

  • YOUNG PEOPLE

To establish good relationships with young people based on confidence, trust, understanding and mutual respect, setting a good example to all staff.

To deal with minor problems during the hours of sleep and to alert sleeping-in staff to any major problems.

To take a share of responsibility for the safe supervision of young people by exercising adequate control.

To be aware of any problems by maintaining good communication and alleviating difficulties with resources.

The company is committed to the safeguarding and promotion of the welfare of all children and young people in thier care. All staff have a key role and responsibility in this area.

This working week is 40 hours per week on a four on four off rota and the shift pattern is 21.30 to 07.30.

THIS IS A FULL TIME OPPORTUNITY NOT A TEMPORARY POSITION.

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