**Residential Support Worker - Children's services**
Location: Ackworth, Pontefract
Salary: £18,790 including sleep ins and overtime. This company will provide you with a complete induction and foundation process. If you start in this post unqualified, you will begin study to achieve level 3 diploma in children and young people, a teaching assistant qualification and team teach accreditation. Due to the size of this organisation, progression opportunities become available quite regularly, so if you are interested in progressing into more senior roles, they will put in place a development scheme to ensure you are promoted as soon as possible.
My client is a nationwide care provider who focuses on improving the lives of children with emotional and behavioural issues and they currently have vacancies for Residential Support Workers in a 3 bedded home.
Are you interested in a career working within children and young people? Are you flexible, determined and passionate about caring for others? If you have experience in any social care field, or have previously worked with children, we have a fantastic opportunity in Ackworth, Pontefract.
As a support worker, you will work under the direction of the senior support team to ensure that the quality of life of those in your care in always at its highest. Your main aim is to treat all residents with respect, dignity and encourage them to attain the highest level of independence possible, while always being on hand to give support when they need it. These young people will require 24 hour support so you must be prepared to work a variety of shifts, including sleep ins.
To apply for this post, you must meet the following criteria:
- Be 23 years old or above
- Have a full clean driving licence
- Be flexible in terms of working hours
This is a great chance to make a difference in the lives of children who still have so much to give. Plus, you`ll be joining a family-like cheerful team who will help you be the best support worker you can be!
If you are interested in this Residential Support Worker position, apply today to avoid disappointment! Simply click "APPLY" or call Kirsty May on 0113 2154312 for more information.