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Residential Support Worker - Permanent Contract

  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Start date: 01 Sep 2018
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11047286
  • Branch: Newcastle
  • Consultant: Katie Edmundson
  • Call: 0191 279 7270
Job description
Residential Support Worker - RSW/Nights

Permanent & Temporary Contracts available

We work in partnership with a local charity whom are committed to providing outstanding care to the children and young people they support. You will have experience of providing care and support to children with learning difficulties, autism , mental health problems and /or complex needs between the ages of 9 and 18.

NVQ Level 3 Children and Young People would be advantageous but is not essential. The role will become permanent for the RIGHT person.

You will be required to work in partnership with the school, parents or carers and other agencies. The main focus of the job is to support the young people to be independent as possible

Job purpose:
• To provide day to day care of children and young people within an environment of pro-social learning that promotes positive attachments and relationships
• To support young people in maximising their potential in a safe and caring environment
• To achieve the highest standard of service delivery as measured by Ofsted against the Children's Homes National Minimum Standards

* Understanding and knowledge of the issues faced by this client group.
• Experience of personal care

. * Commitment to safeguarding and protecting the clients
• Commitment to the care and well-being of clients

. * Dedication to continued professional and personal development.

In return you will be well supported, have an opportunity to develop your career and be rewarded for success. We offer ongoing CPD including Team Teach, Safeguarding and Attachment Disorder.
Throughout the year we run candidate events to thank you for all your hard work

If you would like more information or for a confidential chat, please do not hesitate to contact Katie on 0191 2797270 or email katie.edmundson@protocol-education.com. Interviews are available asap so do not hesitate to get in touch.
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