Senior Children's Residential Worker

21000.00 - 26000.00 GBP Annual + GBP21000 - GBP26000/annum 6500 Sleep ins
27 Aug 2017
24 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Fantastic opportunity for Senior Children's Residential Worker with local provider who support vulnerable young people in a children's EBD home. Offering up to GBP26,000 plus additional GBP6500 for sleep ins.

The provider who support young people including those with EBD, challenging behaviour, autism and learning disabilities are offering an excellent salary as well as ongoing progression and employee benefits.

As the Senior Children's Residential Worker you would assist the Registered and Deputy Manager with running of the home, lead a team Residential Workers to ensure the home is running smoothly on a day to day basis.

The Senior Children's Residential Worker must have

* NVQ Level 3
* Must have 12 months experience in a residential children's home
* Supervisory or shift leading experience is essential
* Strong understanding of young people and the issues and behaviours they struggle with
* Flexibility to work weekends, evenings and sleep ins

The Senior Children's Residential Worker responsibilities are to

* Deputise in the absence of the Registered and Deputy Manager
* Lead a team of Residential Care Workers whilst you are on shift
* Ensure all staff are working within Ofsted regulations
* Handle petty cash
* Build positive relationships with residents, families and external agencies
* Ensure residents are safeguarded at all times
* Provide a nurturing and positive environment within the home

I am extremely keen to speak to experienced residential support workers in children's homes for this post as they offer fantastic training and internal promotions.

Contact Drew Marlow at Charles Hunter Associates on (Apply online only) or email