Therapeutic Care Practitioner
37.5 hours per week
£8.50 per hour - £9.50 per hour + £30 per night Sleep ins
Haslingden - Lancashire
If you would love to work with children who have experienced various forms of abuse during their young lives, providing them with support and attending to their practical, physical and emotional needs, this could be the ideal role for you.
The role is based in Haslingden, Lancashire and is working for a company that specialises in providing high quality services, supporting children across the North West.
The main purpose of the role is to provide advice, assistance and support to young people, safeguarding their welfare at all times. You will act as an appropriate role model, working closely with them to enable them to address their difficulties and achieve their optimum potential. Working closely with the clinical team, you will promote and deliver Therapeutic Care Practices and create a Therapeutic Environment.
Some of your duties and responsibilities will be to attend to practical matters in relation to childcare which could include cooking, cleaning etc, establishing positive relationships with the young people and always offering them unconditional and positive regard, meeting their physical, emotional, behavioural, cultural and educational needs, helping them to gain self-control by challenging unacceptable behaviour and rewarding acceptable pro-social conduct, following their care plans and amending as appropriate to reflect their changing needs and act as a key worker.
Experience is desirable, however you will be taken through a comprehensive induction programme which will take you through all the training necessary to carry out this type of role.
The hourly rate is between £8.50 and £9.50 per hour depending on experience. You will be part of the company pension scheme, receive supportive and regular line management supervision, there are great career development opportunities and access to a health benefits scheme.
You will need to be flexible to work shifts which include earlies, lates and sleep ins. Each sleep in you do you will receive an extra £30.
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