Residential Children's Home Support Worker / Key Worker - Agency

Recruiter
KTG Recruitment LTD
Location
Blackpool
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
18 Nov 2020
Closes
23 Nov 2020
Ref
1821679958
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
KTG Social Care are currently recruiting for enthusiastic TEMPORARY APPLICANTS to support children and young people living in residential care. The homes provide a structured, therapeutic, environment which focuses on helping the young people to form positive relationships, requiring stable, calm and positive environment and as a Support worker you will be required to provide this.

Key Responsibilities:
  • To support the children and young people with social, emotional issues and Learning difficulties.
  • Providing boundaries and structure whilst building strong relationships with the young people
  • Act as a role-model, supporting with household duties including cooking, cleaning, facilitating the school run, taking young people to social activities.
  • Encouraging the residents to socially interact with others.
  • Using a creative and supportive approach to manage difficult situations.
  • Ensure the safety and wellbeing of the children and that they are protected at all times.
  • Supporting to plan life goals and giving clear advice on how to reach these.
  • Adhere to all reporting and recording procedures

Should be able to demonstrate / have:
  • Have a minimum of 6 months experience of working in a children's residential setting
  • Be passionate about supporting the needs of young people in residential care
  • Be confident in working with children and young people, be resilient in your approach and able to quickly build positive relationships
  • QCF Level 2/3 Children and Young Peoples workforce qualification or similar - Desirable
  • A Full driving licence (preferably with no endorsements) is desirable

Why Join KTG Social Care:
  • Free ongoing training both online and on-site
  • Pension Scheme - Optional
  • Competitive rates of pay, paid weekly - We also offer anytime wages for when you need your money ASAP
  • Holiday pay
  • Full time or Part time work to suit your requirements.
  • Flexible shifts in your area
  • A generous refer a friend scheme
  • Medicash healthcare plan
  • Taste Card
  • No Long Interviews - Send everything online and start working -
  • Friendly, highly experienced named consultant.
  • PLUS LOTS LOTS MORE !!

We look forward to hearing from you soon!