Salary:£20,600 – £21,432inc sleep-in allowance

Training &Benefits: Induction & ongoing training, safeguarding, first aid, health & safety, 28 days paid holiday plus access to a company pension scheme.

Hours: Full time

Location: Glossop SK13

Established in 1997, our care homes, rated Good with outstanding features, have supported vulnerable& disadvantaged children & young people from across the UK for many years.

We are currently looking for full time Children’s Residential Care Workersto join our friendly team.

Duties Include:

You will be supporting children & young people aged 11 – 17 overcome

disadvantage as well as supporting improved outcomes.

  • Attend the home (inc camps & activity pursuits) as per rota requirements.
  • Support children and young people throughout period of duty (incdriving, contact escorts).
  • Ensure the security of the building or associated accommodation.
  • Contribute, develop and facilitate individual and group activities and other positive social development opportunities.
  • Act as a Keyworker, supporting young people and promote their care and welfare needs.
  • Support daily recordings and contribute to other regularised reports including statutory meetings and reviews where required.
  • Maintain professional knowledge and competence.
  • Participate in relevant NVQ training to achieve required qualifications.
    • Work with other relevant agencies (Local Authority, Education, Police, YOT etc).
    • Support staff as directed by senior line management.
    • Adhere to all Company policies and procedures within the defined time scales.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Positions available for qualified & unqualified staff.
  • Resilient
  • Have suitable transferable skills
  • Ability or experience of working with children, young people, teenagers
  • Enjoy or have a passion for education activity & the outdoors
  • Have drive and determination
  • Knowledge & experience of the management of behavioural difficulties
  • Appointments subject to satisfactory Disclosure & Barring clearance & min 2 employment references
  • Full driving license and 12 months regularised driving is essential.

If you feel you are the ideal candidate APPLY today!

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