Children’s Residential Care Worker

Posted 4 days ago
Loughborough

Caring for Children & Young People

Are you looking to take that  next step in your career or wanting to work in an organisation that provides a unique service by combining care, education and therapy for its young people, then here is an opportunity to join Almond House as a Residential Support Worker.

About the Role:

Providing day to day care for young people with Emotional and Behavioural difficulties within a bespoke brand new Children’s home.

Salary: £21,112 – £24,960

Your responsibilities will include being responsible as a member of a team for direct day to day care of young people acting as a positive role model and ensuring their physical, social and emotional needs are being met whilst being flexible, dynamic and engaged in supporting the young people in our care.

You will proactively encourage young people to participate in a variety of opportunities that are healthy, meaningful and give them a sense of achievement and builds their self-esteem.

You will actively contribute to care plans, share in report writing and monitoring and participate in housekeeping duties and work in a positive, respectful and empowering way with young people in order to promote good relationships and encourage achievement and development.

You will work in line with policies and procedures, and The Children’s Homes Regulations and maintain high professional standards at all time.

You will work directly with young people, their families, social workers and other relevant people where appropriate.

Successful applicants will need:

Experience working with Children with Emotional and Behavioural difficulties.

Excellent communication both written and verbal and the resilience to manage challenging behaviour.

Be willing to undertake a QCF Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce or equivalent or above if not already achieved.

Training and development opportunities are provided to support you in developing your career. In an award winning organization.

Now is the time to apply for that new and exciting Residential Workers Role. Join Almond House and help support and make a difference in the lives of our young people, Please contact  Donna on 07773578073  for an informal chat or email recruitment@almondcare.co.uk with an up to date CV.

Disclaimer

All applicants are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure.

This position will involve supporting children and young people

We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this vacancy. If you are not selected for this position, your CV will be kept on file and you may be contacted for other suitable roles in the future.

Almond Care is an equal opportunities employer.

Job Features

Salary £21,112 - £24,960
Location Loughborough

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