We are looking for qualified Residential Support Workers living close to the Wolverhampton area of the West Midlands. This job is commutable from Telford (35mins), Birmingham (40mins), Walsall (25mins), Cannock (30mins) and surrounding areas, via the M6, A41, A454, and A460 road travel routes. It is not required for you to drive, so public transport routes via the West Midlands, Cross Country rail and bus services may suit you.
Who will you be joining?
A small family provider, our client supports children aged 8 to 18 with learning disabilities and complex needs. Our client wants to do things differently for the children they support. They provide small homes so the focus is on the children so they can be supported to see them flourish for a positive future with a well-qualified team around them.
Are you a dedicated and driven person, wishing to move further with a career that helps those who really need it? This could be your opportunity to do so - with a great deal of scope to move up ladder and see yourself in a successful future position.
As their Residential Support Worker, you will be working closely with the children to encourage a positive daily routine, keep them safe and be there for them to learn about becoming more independent and doing the things they love. Although this role may be challenging at times due to the behaviour you may need to support with, it will almost certainly provide an enormous sense of reward.
Salary, Hours and Requirements
- Salary of £10.00 per hour;
- Full time hours, you will need to be flexible to work shifts to meet the needs of the service;
- It is essential that you hold a Level 3 NVQ in Residential Childcare or Children and young people;
- You must be over the age of 21.
If you're excited about the prospect of working in such a rewarding environment, and you fit the role and requirements, then please don't hesitate with your application. At Health & Social Care Jobs, our friendly staff will be on hand to guide you through the application process, answering any questions you might have along the way.