Children's Residential Support Worker

Recruiter
Smile Education Recruitment
Location
Wolverhampton
Posted
10 Oct 2018
Closes
14 Oct 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Smile Education are currently looking for Children’s Residential Support Workers across Wolverhampton. Smile work with a number of Children’s Residential Homes, each one caring for children and young people aged between 8 and 18 with specific, individual needs.

We are looking to recruit individuals who are compassionate and caring, and who offer a person-centred approach to each individual resident. Each day, you will be supported by a professional and dedicated team who all take pride in their work.

Key responsibilities:

- Checking the progress of residents.
- Meeting the residents individual emotional and physical needs.
- Providing 1:1 counselling and group support sessions.
- Teaching life skills therefore promoting individuality.
- Keeping in contact with family members and other professionals who care for the individuals.
- Creating a safe and engaging environment.

Requirements:

- NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social care or equivalent.
- 2 references, one of which must be a child/young person safety reference.

To be considered for this role you must be able to work flexible hours, including day shifts, night shifts, weekends and sleep-ins.

If you’re interested in this role, please contact Jaleesa on (Apply online only)

Smile Education is committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications

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