Senior Support Worker

09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Have you got experience working with children and young people with emotional and behavioural problems? Do you want to work for a stable company who offer excellent training and progression? If your experience matches our Applicant Criteria, then send us your CV today.

Applicant Criteria: Peters Dean Care are seeking candidates with relevant experience of working directly with disadvantaged children and young people within residential care settings who hold Diploma Level 3 in Children and Young People or equivalent. You will need to be flexible to working a residential care rota which includes evenings, weekends and holiday periods, and be able to demonstrate a desire to benefit the lives of disadvantaged people.

The role: You will work within a leading provider of children’s services who offer job security and career prospects that are unmatched in the present market. You will have opportunity to progress in to management roles and be given excellent training to support your development. The role encompasses all aspects of caring for young people within residential care, including supporting the development of their independence, social and life skills and working with the team to provide a safe and secure. You will also lead shifts, hold key working responsibilities and potentially be involved in staff supervision and training and development of others. You will need to be compassionate and resolute and able to manage challenging behaviours confidently.

Why apply?

  • Basic salary banded between £20,000 - £25,000 with Sleep Ins paid on top
  • Brilliant training, support and progression opportunities
  • Opportunity to further professional qualificiations through Level 3 and 4 courses
  • Excellent salary and opportunity for overtime
  • Supportive and professional organisation

Please apply now and we'll be in touch for an initial discussion.