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Location: Coalville
Salary: £9.50 - £10.5 per hour
Posted: about 1 month ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Hannah Williamson

Residential Children's and Young Adults Support Worker

Job Description

Residential Children's Support Worker


Barker Ross Health and Social Care are currently recruiting for a Residential Children's Support Worker on behalf of a client based near Coalville in Leicestershire. This will involve supporting children and young people with challenging behaviour, emotional behaviour disorder (EBD), sexual trauma and related challenging behaviour.

Job details:

  • Providing high quality care to children and young people, identifying needs and preferences for each individual
  • Supporting children and young people with challenging behaviour, emotional behaviour disorder (EBD), sexual trauma and related challenging behaviour
  • Supporting children and young adults within a 3 bed residential children's home
  • Encourage good community relationships and liaising with children's families and carers
  • Supporting young people in education, training and development
  • Accurately report, record and maintain records as required, adhering to care plans
  • Assist with all aspects of catering and domestic duties as and when required and supporting children and young people to develop life skills
  • Report any deficiencies in the service of whatever nature to the service manager or nurse manager
  • Person centred support plans and risk assessments are created in partnership with the young person, their family, school, other professionals and social workers
  • Providing one to one support, day to day activities, days out and group trips
  • Attending therapy sessions and supervised contact visits and attending PACE meetings as and when necessary
  • Ensuring children and young people are given opportunities to achieve their full potential and offer support and encouragement for daily living
  • Various hours of work available on working rota - short days, am or pm shifts, long days and sleep in's

Location: Coalville, Leicestershire
Salary: £9.50 - £10.50 per hour and £70.00 for sleep in's
Job type: Temporary

Hours: Full time days, split shifts and some sleep in's
Start date: Immediate start subject to satisfactory references and DBS

NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care or Children and Young People

Current DBS

If this is a role you are interested in please contact Jade or Hannah at Barker Ross Health and Social Care on 0115 9418131 or apply online to this advert.

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