Residential Childcare Worker needed in Bournemouth to support young people.£9.50-11.00ph
Your new company
We are working with an established provider of residential services to young people based in Bournemouth. They provide a safe and stimulating environment where young people can foster positive relationships with adults and their peers and develop new and existing skills to reach their full potential.
Your new role
As a Residential Childcare Worker you will be attentive to children's emotional and physical health needs, including repairing earlier damage to self-esteem and encouraging friendships. You will be providing a free-from-harm setting where skills and hobbies are utilised and nurtured, encouraging open door policy where problems are talked about and solved together. Residential Childcare Worker will be acting as a parental figure teaching the young people in care life skills and helping them understand their past.
What you'll need to succeed
Successful candidate will be an effective communicator, able to remain calm in challenging situations.
You will be a strong team player, confident, motivated and well organised. All applicants should have at least 6 months experience in a similar setting. NVQ level 3 or equivalent and driving licence are essential for this role.
What you'll get in return
This is a temporary ongoing position with a view of becoming permanent for the right candidate. You must be prepared to work long days and potentially sleep ins. All mandatory training is provided with no extra cost to you.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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