Residential Support Worker

Recruiter
Morgan Hunt UK Limited
Location
Preston
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
17 Sep 2020
Ref
1700183625
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Do you have residential support experience? Are you a Residential Support Worker?

Morgan Hunt are currently working with a housing provider that provide high - quality housing to people in need along with additional support services to help turn lives around.

They are currently looking for a Residential Support Worker across their group living properties in the Preston area. As a Support Worker, you will be based at one of the organisations properties with 3 - 4 young people. You will be responsible for the delivery of support packages tailored to individual needs. This will involve, promoting independence, supporting young people to access services in the community, managing finances and ultimately enabling people to maintain their own tenancy. The hours worked, will be made up for 24 hour shifts (sleep included).

In order to be considered for this role, experience within the following areas is essential:
  • Residential experience is essential for this role
  • Supporting vulnerable clients' groups for example young people / asylum seekers / those with mental health and / or addiction, young offenders
  • An understanding of the challenges faced for vulnerable client groups i.e people living with mental health conditions, substance misuse, a history of offending behaviour, homeless
  • Completing assessments of individual needs and the ability to tailor and deliver a support plan based on these
  • Completing incident reports
  • Completing missing from home reports
  • Supporting young people into Education, Training and Employment
  • Multi agency working with the relevant agencies
  • Assisting with the move on of service users
  • NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care of equivalent would be beneficial

As a Residential Support Worker, you must hold an Enhanced DBS, be a car driver and have business insurance. These are temporary - permanent opportunities, to start as soon as possible.

For more information or to apply for the role of Residential Support Worker, please send a current CV or call .

Morgan Hunt is a multi award winning Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer, job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role