Residential Support Worker

  • Location:

    Guildford, Surrey

  • Sector:

    Healthcare, Nursing, Health & Social Care, Social Work

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Heidi Chapman

  • Contact email:

    heidi.chapman@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/545412

  • Published:

    3 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-02

  • Startdate:

    03/12/2019 10:27:20

If you're dedicated to helping others and improving their independence and quality of life, this full-time role as a Residential Support Worker is an excellent opportunity to take your career forward.

Working in Guildford earning £21,500 a year, you will be providing a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for young people. Our care client currently has four homes with additional homes opening. Each care home is set in a rural location and offers a comfortable homely environment for young males aged 13-18 years.

Your Support Worker role:
? Ensuring that a caring and stimulating environment is provided; which takes into account individual developmental needs and enables the young people to reach their potential.
? Planning and preparing activities that meet their needs and stimulates learning and integration.
? Working with local authorities to ensure that the care received is outstanding.
? Establishing and maintaining positive working relationships with parents/carers in a way that supports learning and development and values parental involvement.
? To be flexible.

Your skills:
You must have experience of working with young people and an NVQ Diploma level 3 in Children's Workforce would be desirable. You also must be a driver.

Our client is committed to providing outstanding outcomes for the young people and encouraging them to achieve to their highest potential. As well as a great salary of £21,500 for a 40-hour week (which includes morning/evening shifts and weekends); they offer enhanced overtime rate plus 28 days annual leave, enhanced disclosure costs and a NEST pension option, free on-site parking and comfortable sleeping-in facilities. You will receive a thorough induction and further ongoing training.

If this rewarding Support Worker role is the opportunity you're looking for to start Christmas on a positive note, please send your CV to heidi.chapman@search.co.uk or call Heidi on today 01293 848170 for an initial conversation.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.