Residential Support Worker

Recruiter
Kingston Noble
Location
Nuneaton
Salary
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Posted
19 Feb 2019
Closes
18 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
We are looking for a Residential Support Worker to join a new organisation providing specialist to children with EBD. This will be the second of 5 specialist services to open and is located in Nuneaton. This 5-bed home has been furnished to the highest specification. The RSW post is a full-time permanent post for 37.5 hours per week. The shift pattern includes 7am to 2.30pm, 2pm to 10pm and sleep in's (10pm to 7am)
The RSW role is to provide and maintain the highest level of care and support to meet the physical, emotional, intellectual, social and cultural needs of the children and young people residing at the service. The model for service delivery within the home and the organisation as a whole is based around the principals of "Social Pedagogic Approaches"
All applicants must possess the following:
  • QCF level 3 in Children & Young People (desirable but not essential)
  • A minimum of 12 months experience working within a residential setting for children with EBD (desirable but not essential)
  • An understanding of OFSTED regulations (desirable but not essential)
In return our client offers a very competitive pay and benefits package including a car purchase scheme, comprehensive ongoing personal and professional development as well as real career progression opportunities.