Senior Residential Care Worker
37.5 hours per week
£19,500 - £24,375 per annum + £30 per night for sleep ins
We are looking for an experienced Residential Care Worker to work in a small children's service in Preston.
Your main responsibility will be to support and manage the care team to enable them to meet the needs of the children and young people. You will also undertake direct work with the children and young people when necessary.
To carry out this role you will need a good standard of literacy and numeracy together with a Diploma Level 3 in Children & Young People or an NVQ equivalent. You will have a good knowledge of quality standards and regulations and be able to manage teams effectively.
It is essential that you have one year's relevant supervisory experience and one year's experience of working in a residential setting with young people with challenging behaviour.
In return you will receive a very competitive salary up to £24,375 depending on experience plus £30 per night for sleep ins, a pension, health care scheme and lots of opportunity for learning and development. The role includes shift work including evenings, weekends and sleeps.
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