21/01/2019 by JAYNE DAINTY 0 Comments
Support Workers - Residential
Do you have a passion for supporting others? Are you confident with building relationships? If you have answered yes to these questions, our specialist residential care homes in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Tamworth need you! We are seeking talented Support Workers in Birmingham, Nottingham and Derbyshire and Tamworth who are keen to make a difference to the young people we care for.
Your day will be varied but overall you will provide the highest quality care in a safe and positive environment. This will involve listening to every young person within our homes and involving them in their own education, care and transition plans.
Your duties will include: -
Supporting our young people with normal excursions which may include shopping, swimming lessons, scouts, visiting restaurants and theme park trips!
Encouraging positive behaviours and caring for the well-being of our service users.
Supporting the wider team of staff within the home/school to ensure the young people reach their full potential.
Caring for your key child which involves liaising with external agencies, family members and other support services.
What we need from you!
Your role as a Support Worker requires passion and enthusiasm, excellent communications skills, high levels of self-motivation and the necessary drive and commitment to help our young people to achieve their goals. It is essential to be a good listener and to act as a role model to make a real and lasting difference to their lives.
What you’ll get from us…
As a Support Worker in our Children’s Homes, you can expect to earn a salary from £8.50 per hour - £9.50 per hour depending on your previous experience and qualifications. You will be flexible in your approach to working hours and will cover a variety of shifts totalling 37.5 hours per week. Part time and bank positions are also available! Shifts are between the hours of 8.00 am and 11.00pm with occasional weekends and sleeping nights which are available at an enhanced rate of pay.
If you feel you have the skills and passion to support our vision, click Apply Now and we will be in touch!!