Location: Newark on Trent
Salary: £10 - £11.50 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Hannah Williamson

Residential Therapeutic Children's Support Worker

Job Description

Residential Children's Support Worker

(Children's Therapeutic Service)

Salary: £10.00 - £11.50 per hour + £45.00 per sleep in

Job type: Temporary - possible temporary to permanent

Hours: Full time + sleep ins
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 in Newark. This will involve supporting children and young adults within a therapeutic Children's Home. Possible 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 within a therapeutic 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

Must have 6 months experience within health and social care

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 Hannah at Barker Ross Health and Social Care on 0115 9418131 or apply online to this advert.

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