Assistant Residential Worker

Recruiter
Hays Social Care
Location
UK
Salary
£20,000 - £24,999
Posted
13 Sep 2020
Closes
13 Oct 2020
Ref
1695989638
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Your new company
A fantastic charity who offer first class support to vulnerable children, young people and their families. This organisation cover a range of services and require an Assistant Residential Worker to join them for ad hoc and emergency cover shifts in their Supported Living project in Enniskillen.

Your new role
You will help children and young adults aged between 16 and 23, the behaviours could be challenging due to their backgrounds. Some could be through the care system, some out of prison, drugs / alcohol addictions could also be a factor. You will work with them in order to provide emotional and physical support.

What you'll need to succeed
Personality and an empathetic nature are essential for this post, you need to be able to deal with young people and treat them with respect. Due to the challenging aspect of their behaviour you will also need to be patient and remain calm at all times. As well as this previous experience in a care role is essential and you must be willing to undergo an Enhanced Access NI. NVQ in Health and Social care would be an advantage.

What you'll get in return
Excellent experience in the social care sector, a fantastic and approachable team to work with. The building itself is modern with secure parking available on site. You will assistant with ad hoc and emergency cover working 12.5 hour shifts either 8.00am - 8.30pm or a waking night shift of 8.30pm to 8am. Weekly pay and a free Access NI are also on offer.

What you need to do now
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