Residential Support worker - Children

Bamboo Childcare
£20,000 - £24,999
13 Jun 2019
17 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
RCW - Formby, Merseyside

We are recruiting for a compassionate and experienced Childcare professional to work as a Residential Childrens Support Worker for a home that supports young people with learning disabilities based in Formby area of Merseyside.

The company is a small business whom has the care of children embedded into the whole ethos of the organisation.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

- To contribute to the Care Planning process of children cared for by
- Attending and preparing for children's conferences, reviews, planning, core group and other meetings in connection with children placed with the company
- Maintaining children's records accurately and within agreed time-scales
- Undertaking Key Worker responsibilities conscientiously and in accordance with agreed time-scales
- To participate and contribute to the collation and preparation of Assessment and Action Records (when this is in accordance with the child's care plan).
- Working on a rota basis including 24hr shifts with sleep-ins

Experience and Qualifications for the Residential Childrens Support worker

- Must hold a Recognised Health and Social Care qualification Level 3 Children & Young People or Children and Young People's Workforce or equivalent for children's units only.
- Experience of working with children in a paid or voluntary capacity
- Full driving licence
- Ability to write clear and accurate reports
- Must have a full UK driving licence
- An enhanced DBS certificate will be required upon appointment.

The salary for this role is £20,500 - £23k INCLUSIVE of sleep-ins

To apply for this RCW / Residential Childcare Worker role in Formby please apply. Alternatively feel free to share with any friends you may feel would be interested.

Bamboo Childcare are working on behalf of our client to recruit for this role, please send your CV and we will contact you for an informal chat.