Residential Child Care Support Worker who is caring, compassionate, understanding and has a passion for supporting and working with children is required to join our fantastic team at Five Rivers Child Care.
SALARY: £21,395 - £24,701 per annum + £36 per sleep in + Generous Benefits
LOCATION: Rochester, Kent
JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent
WORKING HOURS: 39 hours per week on a flexible working shift pattern which includes working weekends, bank holidays, religious/cultural celebrations, and sleep-in duties
APPLICATION PROCESS: Once you’ve applied, we will email over some extra details regarding the application process that you will need to complete as soon as possible. Please keep an eye out for our email.
PLEASE NOTE: Candidates MUST have a Full Driving Licence and be willing to undertake an Enhanced DBS
Here at Five Rivers Child Care we are looking for Residential Childcare Support Workers to come and join our new home and new edge of care service based in Rochester, Kent.
Our new service is tailored for young people aged 12+ and as a Residential Childcare Support Worker you will be supporting, guiding and help shaping our young people’s future.
Working as a Residential Childcare Support Worker you will be able to contribute to the delivery of the highest standards of care, protection and support to children who require a 16 - week assessment (TALE) to identify the most suitable permanency placement and by facilitating their physical, social, psychological, and emotional development through the application of Five Rivers Attachment Trauma Informed Care (ATIC) practice model.
Ideally you will have previous experience of working in a care sector with children and young people and working as part of a team. Youth work sector is also desirable.
As a successful candidate you will have the following:
- Must have a Full UK driving licence - this is essential for the home
- Must have a passion to work with children
- Flexibility and understanding is a must, as we are open all year round so must be able to commit to the role 365 days a year on a rota basis
As the Residential Childcare Support Worker you will receive:
- 22 days annual leave entitlement + 8 bank holidays
- Free Enhanced DBS
- Simply Health Medical Cash Back Plan
- Perk Box – giving £100’s of high street Discounts
- Death In Service Benefit
- Company Pension Scheme
- NVQ in Residential Child Care
- Clear Career Pathway for further development
- Outstanding in-house training along with external training providers
- Pro-Active approaches Training
- Employee Support Programmes
- Ongoing support, supervision and development from a fantastic leadership team
Five Rivers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and Young People, applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including employment references and DBS check.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
Five Rivers is an Investor in People and Equal Opportunities employer.
NO AGENCIES PLEASE
HOW TO APPLY
APPLICATION PROCESS: Once we’ve reviewed your CV, we will email over some extra details regarding the application process that you will need to complete as soon as possible. Please keep an eye out for our email.
CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement may also be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.
JOB REF: AWDO-P7067
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