Residential Children’s Support Worker Based in Sway – Permanent Job
Your new company
We are recruiting for a motivated and resilient children’s support worker for a 4-bedroom detached home in Sway. Our client supports up to 2 children aged between 5-17 with emotional and challenging behaviours. Our client provides a ‘home from home’ atmosphere to assist and enable children with rehabilitation.
Your new role
Your new job will consist of supporting children with their daily activities as well as carrying out domestic duties around the home. This will be on a one to one basis and your duties will include doing the school run, housekeeping, attending school visits, going on trips out, safeguarding of their welfare and promoting good conduct in society. This role is a full-time position offering 40 hours per week plus sleep-ins over 5 days, including weekends. Shifts run 24 hours including sleep ins.
What you’ll need to succeed
You will be an outgoing and active individual who has a strong will and drive to succeed. The ideal candidate will have a caring and patient nature with the ability to encourage development and independence. You must have experience working with children in a similar role in a residential setting is an advantage. You will have a clear understanding of challenging and emotional behaviours. Due to the nature of this role, you must have a full, clean UK driving licence.
NVQ Level 3 desired but not essential.
What you’ll get in return
· 28 days of annual holiday including bank holidays
· Free DBS
· Free mandatory training
· Regular ongoing training throughout
· Opportunities to enrol in further qualifications
· Meals included
What you need to do now
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