Senior Residential Support Worker

JobPaths4U Limited
£15,000 - £19,999
23 May 2019
28 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity for a positive, enthusiastic and motivated individual to work with my client. what my client is looking for is someone who is flexible and has a desire to make a difference to help and support children and young people, promote their value and enable them to make life enhancing choices.

You will work with children aged 7 - 18 years with complex needs to deliver high standards of care, ensuring their physical, psychological, emotional and recreational development.

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Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Leading shifts
  • Offer professional practice support meetings to staff to complement staff supervision
  • Encourage, support and guide members of the staff team
  • Attend Case Reviews, Planning Meetings and any other meetings as required
  • Undertake specific administration tasks within the unit as directed by the Home Manager
  • Actively participate in supervision, appraisal, training, meetings & consultancies
  • Maintain records as required
  • Contribute to the development of the young people through the provision of a healthy life style
  • To be alert to signs of distress or abuse and to ensure that the young people are monitored and protected and have their needs met ensuring that all safeguarding needs are met
  • Contribute to care planning and the implementation of these plans
  • Be the Key Worker for individuals

Minimum requirements:
  • Must be over 21 years of age
  • NVQ/QCF Level 3 in Children and Young Peoples Workforce
  • At least 2 years' experience working with children in residential care
  • At least 1 years' experience working in a senior role
  • Experience managing challenging behaviors and physical intervention

Closing date: 31st May 2019

Interview: ASAP

Contact: Amandeep at Job Paths 4 U

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