Residential Care Worker

Recruiter
Safehands Recruitment Limited
Location
Telford
Salary
15210.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Do you want to put something back into the community? Do you want every day to be different?

A new and exciting opportinity has arisen for a Residential Care Worker in Telford, working for a reputable company. You will be working with children in residential setting with challenging behaviours, you will provide personal care, health care, educational and recreational activities where required.

You can earn a salary starting from £15,210 rising to £16,000, Plus a minimum of £3000 per annum for sleep in duties.

This is a full time, permanent vacancy, whereby if you are successful you will be employed directly by the business.

You don't need to have experience as an extensive training package is on offer, however holding a Level 3 in Children and Young people is advantageous.

Responsibilities of Residential Care Worker:

• You will contribute to the care and safeguarding of the children by supporting learning and providing an independent life.

• You will support the children with activities in and out of the residential home.

• Ensure strong communication is provided between children and staff and external partners.

• You will build and maintain professional relationships with clients, family and external healthcare and educational professionals adhering to company policies and procedures

• Supporting children with challenging behaviour and adopting de-escalation techniques, however full training is provided.

Person Specification for Residential Care Worker:

• Due to the nature of the role a Full UK Driving License is essential.

• You should be flexible with shift patterns which include long days, evenings and sleep ins.

• You need to be confident with supporting children with challenging behavior.

• All applicants will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check and referencing.

Additional information:

• Excellent Salary Package

• Generous holidays

• Progression available

• You will be provided with all training.

If this exciting opportunity is of interest to yourself please apply immediately or call Matt Grech on , alternatively email