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Children's Residential Support Worker

£10.00 - £11.50 per hour + benefits
 

Job Description

We are recruiting for Children’s Residential Support Workers close to the Dumfries area of Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland. Experience is preferred, but not essential. Car drivers are ideal due to location.

The job is close to the Carlisle area of Cumbria, roughly a 50-minute commute from Dumfries via the A75. You might also live in nearby areas such as Annan or Gretna. If you close to the area or you are willing to commute, and you want an exciting new opportunity, we would be happy to speak to you.

Key Information

  • £10.00 - £11.50 per hour DOE & qualifications.
  • £62.40 per sleep (3-4 sleeps per month).
  • Full-time, 42-hours per week.
  • 2 on, 2 off shift pattern – staggered start times from 8am, 12pm and 2pm.
  • Reward Discount scheme – discount at Supermarkets, cashback etc.
  • Company pension & paid DBS.
  • Up to 6-week’s holiday per annum.
  • All meals provided on shift & car parking on site.
  • Support to gain Level 3 in Children & Young People Workforce or Residential Childcare (this is really important in the children’s sector and will help your career).

The Provider

We are recruiting on behalf of a unique Children’s Residential and Education provider who are totally focussed on positive outcomes, looking forward, and changing children’s lives for the better. They have residential homes across the Carlisle area and each home is either rated as Outstanding or Good by OFSTED making them unique as a provider, but it is testament to their dedication and the wonderful services they have created. Their care model is based around nurturing, providing care, therapy, and education to support vulnerable young people and to help them thrive and have a bright future.

The Home

There are 4 homes across the area, each 4-bedded and supporting boys aged 8 – 14 that have suffered early childhood trauma and abuse. The children are settled and display very little challenging behaviours or violence. Each home is decorated beautifully, has outstanding facilities, and has a homely feel where the children’s personalities can shine through. It also means that working here does not feel like a job at all, it’s a wonderful environment.

This provider has a strong commitment towards developing their fantastic team and offering them a clear career pathway. Recently, 2 Deputies have progressed into Manager roles and with plans to open more homes in the area, who knows, this might just be the start of an exciting rewarding career.

Apply

If you are excited by this Residential Support Worker job vacancy and if you wish to apply, then please click on apply. We will be happy to talk you through the job role itself in more detail and answer questions you may have.

Health & Social Care Jobs are the UK’s leading Permanent Recruitment experts for the Health & Social Care & Children’s Residential sector. We are bespoke, unique and a trusted, valued, recruitment partner for candidates and Providers across the UK. We will always manage your application professionally and with the strictest of confidence. We love what we do, we want you to love what we do too!

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Children's Residential Support Worker

We are looking for a Children’s Support Worker to join an award-winning children’s residential provider. Experience is preferred, but not essential. Car Drivers essential.

Location: Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland.

This job is based in Cumbria and is approximately 50-minute commute from Dumfries.

Salary: £10.00 - £11.50 per hour DOE + £62.40 per sleep.

Job Type: Full-time, 42-hours per week. 2 on, 2 off shift pattern.

We are recruiting on behalf a unique, award-winning, Children’s Residential provider who are totally focussed on positive outcomes, looking forward, and changing children’s lives for the better. They have residential homes across the Carlisle area and each home is either rated as Outstanding or Good by OFSTED. This is testament to the wonderful services they have created, and each children’s home is decorated beautifully and has outstanding facilities.

As Support Worker, you will support children who have suffered early childhood trauma and abuse. The children are settled and display very little challenging behaviours. You will be key in providing bespoke care and support and creating a safe environment where the young people can flourish. This is more than a job.

Benefits

  • Reward Discount scheme – discount at Supermarkets, cashback etc.
  • Company pension & paid DBS & childcare vouchers.
  • Up to 6-week’s holiday per annum.
  • All meals provided on shift & car parking on site.
  • Support to gain Level 3 in Children & Young People Workforce or Residential Childcare (this is really important in the children’s sector and will help your career).

To find out more about this Children’s Support Worker job vacancy and to apply, then please click on apply or please call Amanda on 0113 4166 900.

Social Care & Education Jobs are the UK’s leading Permanent Recruitment experts for the Health & Social Care & Children’s Residential sector. We are bespoke, unique and a trusted, valued, recruitment partner for candidates and Providers across the UK. We will always manage your application professionally and with the strictest of confidence. We love what we do, we want you to love what we do too!

Childrens Residential Team Leader

We are looking for a Children’s Residential Team Leader to join a small children’s residential home for children with Emotional Behavioural Difficulties (EBD).

Location: Salford, Greater Manchester.

Salary: £11.00 - £12.50 per hour DOE + £40 per sleep.

Job Type: Full-time, 4-week rota including 4-6 sleeps per month.

We are recruiting on behalf of a 3-bedded home for children aged 7-12. The service works closely with in-house Clinical Psychologists and uses therapeutic parenting programmes to enable every young person to develop their abilities and create a positive future. The home, children and team are all very settled and there is very little staff turnover, testament to how valued their team are and the rewarding nature of the job.

As Team Leader, you will play a key role in supervising and mentoring a team of Support Workers, but more importantly, you will make a positive difference in a child’s life, helping to create a safe and nurturing environment where they can grow up and move towards the future they deserve.

Criteria

  • Level 3 in Residential Childcare (or equivalent qualification).
  • Experience as Support Worker or Senior in a Children’s residential setting.
  • Experience of working with children with EBD/Learning Disabilities/Mental Health conditions.
  • Driving Licence – essential.

To find out more about this Children’s Support Worker job vacancy and to apply, then please click on apply or please call Emma on 0113 4166 900.

Social Care & Education Jobs are the UK’s leading Permanent Recruitment experts for the Health & Social Care & Children’s Residential sector. We are bespoke, unique and a trusted, valued, recruitment partner for candidates and Providers across the UK. We will always manage your application professionally and with the strictest of confidence. We love what we do, we want you to love what we do too!

Children's Support Worker

We are looking for a Children’s Support Worker to be a part of largest care providers within the UK, specialising in healthcare, education, and residential services for children.

You do not need any experience full training and support will be provided. However, you do need to hold a valid driving licence and be over the age of 21.

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.

This job is located about 25-minutes from Cambridge.  

Salary: £10.08 - £10.70 per hour + £500 welcome bonus.

Job Type: Permanent, full-time & part-time hours.

We are recruiting on behalf of a children’s provider who specialise in care and support for children with Learning Disabilities, Emotional Behavioural Difficulties (EBD), Mental Health, and Child Sexual Exploitation. They have gained an excellent reputation over the years and have won several awards and gained outstanding ratings to show for it!

As a Support Worker, you will be part of a small residential children’s home for girls aged 8-18. The girls all attend school during the team and your role will be key in creating a safe, nurturing environment to help them achieve a positive future.

Benefits

  • £500 welcome bonus.

  • £30 per sleep (average 5 sleeps per month).

  • Full & part-time hours available.

  • Paid DBS, paid training, & paid shadow shifts.

  • Meals provided onsite.

  • NVQ Level 3 Health & Social Care after 6-months’ probation.

To find out more about this Children’s Support Worker job vacancy and to apply, then please click on apply or please call Emma on 0113 4166 900.

Social Care & Education Jobs are the UK’s leading Permanent Recruitment experts for the Health & Social Care & Children’s Residential sector. We are bespoke, unique and a trusted, valued, recruitment partner for candidates and Providers across the UK. We will always manage your application professionally and with the strictest of confidence. We love what we do, we want you to love what we do too!