Children's Care Worker

Recruiter
Now Education Limited
Location
Burton-on-Trent
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 Jun 2018
Closes
06 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Now Education are catering for a small company of Children's Residential homes spread across east Staffordshire, The Midlands and Derbyshire.

Our client cater for young people with Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties aged 8 - 17 with a variety of behaviours and needs. They currently have 4 locations, 1 in Derby, 2 in Burton and 1 in Birmingham.

We require a bank of Support Staff with relevant experience to support the two homes in Burton-on-Trent. We have the capacity for both full and part-time!

Candidates who have catered specifically for EBD/SEMH in an educational or residential setting are desirable due to the behaviours presented.

Shift Pattern:

07:30:23:00 plus sleep in finishing at 08:00

Burton Homes:

One House is a 4 bed residential children's home providing 1:1 therapeutic care for children aged 8 to 18 years and has received an Ofsted rating of 'Good' for the third year in a row. The other House is another 4 bed Children's Residential home for young people of mixed gender from the age of 7 to 17 years of age. The Stated objective is to Provide a warm, safe, stable & nurturing environment where each young person is able to develop & have their individual needs addressed; through cultural, emotional, spiritual, educational & social development in a positive & progressive manner.

Brief Job Description:

  • Supervision and De-escalation of Behaviours
  • Taking YP's to school
  • Supervising at school/college
  • Wash and iron clothes
  • Cook and prepare meals
  • Contact visits/driving
  • Completing paperwork
  • Carrying out general checks and cleaning of the home