Location: Leicester
Salary: £9.50 - £12 per hour
Posted: 21 days ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Jade Dale

Residential Children's Support Worker

Job Description

Residential Children's Support Worker

Glenfield, Leicestershire
Salary: £9.50 - £12.00 per hour
Job type: Temporary / temp to perm opportunities also available

Hours: 30 hours a week / Nights
Start date: Immediate start subject to satisfactory References and DBS

Barker Ross Health and Social Care are currently recruiting for a Children's Support Worker on behalf of a client based near Glenfield in Leicestershire. This will involve supporting children with Learning Disabilities, Challenging Behaviour and Emotional Behaviour Disorder. Temp to perm opportunities also available.

Job details:

  • Providing high quality care to children and young people, identifying needs and preferences for each individual
  • Supporting children and young people with learning disabilities, autism, challenging behaviour, complex needs and EBD
  • One to one support with children and reading care plans
  • Encourage good community relationships and liaising with children's families and carers
  • 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
  • Report any deficiencies in the service of whatever nature to the service manager or nurse manager
  • Supporting other staff members and the management team
  • 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
  • Assisting to arrange activity days and day trips for the young people
  • Various hours of work available on working rota

Must have 6 months experience within health and social care

Practical Moving and Handling Certificate

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

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

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