Support Workers & Seniors- Bedfordshire- CSE children's home

9.00 - 10.40 GBP Hourly + GBP9 - GBP10.40/hour plus GBP26 per sleep in
08 Aug 2017
05 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Dove Resourcing is working alongside a well-established independent social care provider in order to recruit a residential support worker to join their children's homes in the Befordshire area.

The Company we're working with aim to build high quality bonds between the children and the residential support workers. Strong relationship building has a significant effect on the children. A wide range of resources are also provided to the residential support workers to ensure individual needs of a child are met.

This particular company supports young people aged between 12 and 17 years old, the children in the homes are vulnerable and they do need ongoing development, support and supervision to help them grow into independent living. Development is key in these homes as they help the young people manage with everyday situations in a positive calm way. This home does specialise in children with emotional behavioural difficulties.

In the role as a Residential support worker you will:

1. Ensure that the young people's needs are met.
2. Protect the young people in and outside the home.
3. Assist the management in the home in compliance with OfSTED, legislation, and the ethos and policies of the company.
4. Control over the children to ensure their safety and well-being and assist them in developing acceptable standards of personal hygiene and behaviour.
5. Positive participation in the company's internal training scheme REACH.
6. To follow the Local Authority Child Protection Procedures.
7. Develop and maintain a good working relationships with parents, social workers and schools.

In this particular role Level 3 in Children's and Young People's workforce or equivalent qualifications is desirable. All applicants MUST demonstrate a real passion for children and be committed to the demands of the residential sector.

We are looking for full time staff members who will be working 24hr shifts, long days including sleep ins.

All applicants must be able to drive - this is a permanent job opportunity with the successful applicants being subject to DBS and referencing checks.
Salary is between GBP9.90 - GBP10.40 for Team Leader roles.

If you're interested in finding out more about this vacancy please do contact Millie Parker at Dove Resourcing.

Dove Resourcing is a specialist social care recruitment agency working exclusively with care staff seeking permanent jobs in the care sector. We work throughout the UK supplying staff to both adult & children's care organisations from support workers to Registered manager's - so if you are considering a move, or if you just want to keep an eye on the market, do get in touch for a confidential conversation today