Residential Support Workers

Recruiter
Location
Stourbridge
Salary
Very competitive
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
11 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

RESIDENTIAL SUPPORT WORKERS

40 hours per week /52weeks per year

40 hours per week/ 37 weeks per year

and

Hourly Paid/Zero Hour contracts

FTE £16,956 - £19,348 per annum (including market rate supplement) + payment for sleepover of £67.50

Based from Glasshouse College in Stourbridge.

Please be advised that the commencing salary is subject to qualifications and experience and these posts involves working primarily evenings and weekends with sleepovers.

Transform Residential Limited is the associated residential provision of The Ruskin Mill Trust Group which operates five colleges Birmingham, Horsley (Gloucestershire), Pembrokeshire, Sheffield, and Stourbridge, an associated site in Darlington, as well as an independent specialist school in Sheffield. We provide innovative and experiential education for children, young people and adults with special learning needs, developed out of the inspiration of Rudolf Steiner, William Morris and John Ruskin.

We are looking for the right people to join our team in Stourbridge to provide safe and constructive residential placements places to these young people with a wide range of complex learning, emotional and behavioural difficulties.

  • You will need an empathetic approach to create a warm, safe and stimulating environment.
  • You will possess the ability to relate positively to young people.
  • You will have good verbal and written communication skills, along with enthusiasm, insight and creativity.
  • It would be desirable for the post-holder to hold a minimum NVQ level 2 in Care or equivalent qualification along with work experience in related areas.
  • Being a driver with access to your own vehicle is desirable.

Transform Residential Limited is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS Check. Transform Residential Limited is committed to becoming an equal opportunities employer.

Closing Date: Midday on Wednesday 6th September 2017

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if suitable applicants are found.