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DATE ADDED: Mon 20/05/2019

Children'S Residential Support Worker

Leicester, UK
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JOB TYPE: Permanent

SALARY: £17000 - £19000/annum + 3,500 sleep in payments

We are recruiting for a Qualified Support Worker to join a fantastic residential service for children and young people with challenging behavioiur.
The role is based in Leicestershire and Hinckley and is within easy commuting distance of its surrounding areas.

Our client is an established provider of Residential Childcare with a proven record of creating home environments that exceed children's needs. They facilitate children in their care to express their characters, establish their independence and become their own person.

As a Qualified Support Worker you will be making a huge difference to lives of children with disabilities and those who have suffered trauma and abuse.

The role includes:

* Organising and accompanying the young people on social activities and appointments

* Helping the young people to over come difficulties or disadvantages holding them back from fulfilling their potential

* Recording the young persons activity reporting key aspects of their care

* Promoting the young persons independence and developing their life skills

Whilst the role has it's challenges, the results you will see from the children you work with offer incomparable job satisfaction. Could this be you?

You must be at least 21 years of age and have the following:

· 1 Years residential experience working with young people

· Full driving license with access to own transport

· Level 3 Diploma in Children and Young People / Residential Childcare (or equivalent)

If you meet the above specification then please get in touch ASAP, the successful applicant will be rewarded with:

· Market leading rates of pay with additional over time sleep-in enhancements

· On-going career progression including the opportunity to eventually complete a Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management

· Flexible working hours

· 28 days holiday per year

· Minimum 2% pension contributions

· Nursery Tax Credits / Childcare Vouchers

· Extensive in-house training

If this could be you, please don't hesitate and apply immediately!! The successful applicant will be appointed subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS check
Role: Children's Residential Support Worker
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire,

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