Senior Residential Support Worker

Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting for a Senior Children's Residential Support Worker on behalf of a private client who operate children's home's throughout the UK.

This vacancy is based in the Rhondda Cynon Taf area in a 4 bed home in Pentre for young people with emotional behavioural difficulties,mild learning disabilities and autism.

It is a permanent position with a salary of between £25867- £26160 per annum with additional pay for Sleep-ins.

The normal working pattern usually follows working for 2 days and then having 4 days off.

For example the shift pattern could be 8am-11pm followed by a sleep in and then another 8am-11pm shift followed by 4 days off.
As a Senior Residential Support worker you will provide support to young people within the home on a day to day based and provide support to the Registered manager in the running of the home.

Key responsibilities and duties of the role will include:
* To participate in the day-to-day operation of the service * To plan, manage and create a robust plan for each shift and to organise resources in line with shift expectations.* To consistently promote a safe environment and safe working practices.* To support the young people on social and educational activities and to support them in developing their learning and educational aspirations.* To create a friendly and relaxed environment for the young people which encourages enjoyment, self-motivation, positive self-esteem and respect for themselves and others* To support the young people to lead a healthy lifestyle in every aspect of their lives and provide guidance and support where required.

There will be an expectation to contribute to plans and assessments as requested.* To prepare meals, encouraging and promoting healthy nutritional well balanced diets in accordance with Food Hygiene and Health and Safety Regulations.Essential requirements for the role :* A DBS from within the last 12 months* NVQ Level 3 in Children's residential and Childcare* Full clean driving licence* 2 years previous experience of working in a children's residential settingBenefits:* Opportunity to work for a prestigious organisation* Excellent career progression opportunities* Competitive rates of pay* Full further training programs will be provided* Exclusive access to rewards and discount scheme * Well being support If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Eilidh at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or email Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed!

  • Location: Rhondda Cynon Taff, Wales
  • Salary: £25867 - £26160.00 per annum + Sleep in allowance
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Posted: 20-Apr-2023
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