Residential Support Worker

Posted 20 December 2019 by JobPaths4U Limited
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Are you looking for a long term rewarding career?

We have an exciting opportunity for a dedicated hard working Residential Support Worker with a caring nature to support vulnerable young adults leaving care aged 16 - 25 in a supported living setting.

You will play a full and effective role as a member of the staff team, providing high-quality assessment and residential care for young people.

My client is offering a New Starter Bonus, therefore if you have a Level 3 in Children and Young People’s Workforce or what they deem to be equivalent you will receive a £1000 bonus paid in instalments!

Residential Support Worker Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To maintain standards of good practice at all times, establishing purposeful and constructive relationships and appropriate role modelling
  • To maintain and produce required records and reports as necessary
  • To undertake training and utilise learning within the home
  • To act as a key worker/link worker for individuals
  • Where applicable, to attend to and contribute to any review, case conference and planning meeting as necessary
  • To safeguard and promote the welfare and health of all young people
  • Provide a safe environment for the young adults in your care

Residential Support Worker Minimum Requirements:

  • Level 3 children and young people or equivalent
  • Experience of working within learning disability or mental health settings, with individuals who may demonstrate challenging and complex behaviours, or in a therapeutic young people’s residential setting
  • Knowledge of current legislation
  • Experience of Ofsted and CQC inspections

Residential Support Worker Benefits:

  • Pension Auto-enrolment
  • 'Pay Care Scheme’, this is a company health care benefit
  • 'Perk Box’
  • Annual Leave Service Award
  • Long Service Bonus of £750 given after 5 continuous full time years of employment
  • NVQ Bonus when complete Level 3 (£500 in total) or Level 5 (£750 in total) in instalments, initial after completion and remainder 18 months following
  • Refer a friend scheme for both qualified and unqualified
  • Free meals on shift (for residential roles)
  • Company pays for DBS as well as reimburses cost for update service each year

Closing date: Friday 31st January 2020

Contact: Anisha at Job Paths 4 U

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Required skills

  • Young People
  • Residential Care
  • Support Workers
  • Supported Living
  • Young Adults

Reference: 38992858

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