Senior Children’s Support Worker

Posted 10 November by Health & Social Care Jobs Ltd

Are you a Senior Children’s Support Worker in Halifax, West Yorkshire who would love to be part of an outstanding care provider?

Do you want to lead a team who are passionate about what they do and the people they support?

You will be joining a company who are the best of the best! They are one of the largest care providers within the UK, specialising in healthcare and education services for children with learning disabilities, mental health, and child sexual exploitation. They have gained an excellent reputation over the years and have won several awards and gained outstanding Ofsted ratings to show for it!

They are investors in people!

With a dedicated training and development team, you will have the opportunity to massively progress your career! You will put in the hard work, but you will be rewarded for it. They work with local universities and colleges, sponsoring their staff team to progress their careers through further qualifications.

As a Senior Children’s Support Worker, you will be a positive role model to the support team and lead by example. Responsibilities will involve:

  • Providing physical and emotional support, through therapeutic practices.
  • Involving each individual in all decisions that affect them, encouraging independence.
  • Encouraging each child to partake in social activities and pursue hobbies.
  • Offer ongoing support and enable rather than doing.
  • Involved in care planning and carrying out risk assessments.

What experience and qualifications will you need to be a Senior Children’s Support Worker?

You will have at least 1 years’ experience in a children’s residential home and hold a Level 3 in Children and Young People’s Workforce, or Residential Childcare. You will also be a car driver. Above all you will have a positive, proactive and passionate nature.

Hours and benefits?

This is a full-time role, £9.60 per hour.

Shift work is available, including early mornings, afternoons, evenings and nights.

This is a company where you can really grow and excel. They have an open philosophy and promote a great atmosphere where discussions and ideas are always encouraged!

Interested to find out more? Please click on apply and we will contact you to discuss further.

Required skills

  • Childcare
  • Disabilities
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Health
  • Care Planning

Application questions

Are you 21 years of age or over?
Do you have a UK driving licence and access to a vehicle?
Do you hold Level 3 in Children and Young People’s Workforce, or Residential Childcare?
Do you have 1 years’ experience in a children’s residential home?

Reference: 33771674

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