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Children Residential Workers

Children Residential Workers

Posted 25 May by Jobsecure Easy Apply Ended

Jobsecure are looking for experienced children and young people residential support worker to be a part of our clients group home which accommodate 12 beds each in Telford.

To be consider you must have obtained minimum level 3 children and young peoples workforks or equivilant. If you have a higher qualifictaion this will be considers for more senior levels.

Our client speaclisie in male young adults between the ages of 11- 18 years.

The ideal candidate would:

  • Clear evidence base for group work - we run as therapeutic communities which is a formal structured approach
  • To work with and maintain a high level of supervision of young people
  • To communicate with other departments on a regular basis (Education/Therapy)
  • To be aware of and to understand the needs of Looked After Children
  • To understand the importance of maintaining a therapeutic and caring ethos.
  • To hold Link-working case responsibility for at least one young person, including co-work of CCO.
  • To take part in the out of hours on-call system, providing telephone and occasional physical support to team members.
  • To manage, support and supervise staff ensuring their effective development and operation of good working practice
  • To be responsible for the management of your identified group.
  • To be responsible for co-ordinating shifts or delegating this task to a suitably graded individual.
  • To supervise the Link-working case responsibility for your Group

In return you will receive:

• Good training and support for staff - all staff have clinical supervision

• 5% contributory pension

• No sleep-ins…we have waking night

• 3 week rolling rota with a long weekend off in 3 to maintain work life balance

• Shifts are a mixture of long days (0800-2300) or Lates (1500-2300)

For more information please apply and a member of our team will be in touch.

Required skills

  • Caring
  • Management
  • Young People

Reference: 34583062

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