Support Worker With Children

16475.00 - 16475.00 GBP Annual + GBP16475/annum
12 Oct 2017
09 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Would you like to work for a company that offers full training, promotes independence and diversity?

A unique and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Residential Support Worker where you will work in large highly reputable organisation based in Shrewsbury. The company supports a client base for children with Learning Disabilities, Autism and Aspergers.

You don't need to have experience as an extensive training package is on offer along with a competitive salary and provides progression.

You can earn a salary starting from GBP16,475 rising to GBP17,244 (dependent Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare), Plus a minimum of GBP2000 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.

Responsibilities of Support Worker With Children:

* You will contribute to the effective implementation of individual programmes by supporting learning, independence and experiences.
* Assisting with the completion of care plans, risk assessments, incident reports and daily reports
* Supporting clients with challenging behaviour and adopting de-escalation techniques
* You will support clients with in house and external activities
* Promote strong communication with both clients and staff team to ensure handover are accurate and factual
* You will build and maintain professional relationships with clients, family and external healthcare and educational professionals adhering to company policies and procedures

Person Specification for Support Worker With Children:

* Due to the location of the business, shift patterns and commuting clients you must hold a full driving licence.
* You should be flexible with shift patterns
* You must be confident and competent when support clients with challenging behaviour
* Experience within a Health and Social Care would be advantageous but not essential
* All applicants will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and 5 years referencing

Additional information:

*Competitive salary
*Childcare Vouchers
*Bike to work scheme
*Employee Assistance Programme

Don't miss out on being rewarded with amazing job satisfaction and feeling part of a community. This leading healthcare provider based in Shrewsbury, Shropshire is passionate about offering the best service to both staff and clients. So apply today!

If this exciting opportunity is of interest to yourself please apply immediately or call the permanent recruitment team on (Apply online only), alternatively email your CV to