Residential Child Care Support Worker

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P6637
  • Date Posted: 24 June 2021
  • Recruiter: Five Rivers
  • Location: Salisbury, Wiltshire
  • Salary: £18,250 to £21,556
  • Bonus/Benefits: + £36 per sleep in + Benefits
  • Sector: Social Care
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

Five Rivers Child Care Jobs. Residential Child Care Support Worker Jobs, Careers & Vacancies in Salisbury, Wiltshire Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

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: £18,250 - £21,556 per annum + £36 per sleep in

LOCATION: Salisbury, Wiltshire

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: 37 Hours per Week – you will need to be able to commit to at least 2-3 sleep-in’s per week

 

** All Levels of Experience Considered **

** Ongoing Training and Support Provided **

 

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.

 

JOB OVERVIEW

Here at Five Rivers Child Care we are looking for Residential Childcare Support Workers to come and join our family at our children’s homes across Salisbury.

Five Rivers Child Care first welcomed girls and boys into their residential care homes in 1989. Our children are aged between 7-12 years upon admission and our children’s homes range from single bed homes to 5-6 bedded homes. 

At Five Rivers Child Care we take a therapeutic proactive approach when caring for children, and working as the Residential Child Care Support Worker you will find this role is challenging yet a rewarding one.  Our children have experienced childhood trauma which can lead to behaviours of concern.  As role models, you will be supporting children through this in a loving and nurturing way, and turning their lives around every day.

As a Residential Child Care Support Worker, part of the role is sleep-in’s.  This is integral to the consistent continued support we give our children.  You will be positive, willing to open your heart, emotionally invest and prioritise our children’s needs. You will need to be adaptable in all you do whilst showing respect to the children/young people and your colleagues. Your integrity plays a big part in this role and along with support from others we will teach and train you to be excellent in all you do.

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

As the Residential Child Care Support Worker, you will have the following:

  • Must have a Full Driving licence
  • Must have a passion for working with children
  • Be aged 19 or over
  • QCF Level 3 Children & Young people workforce or Health & Social Care is desirable, if you do not have this qualification, we will put you through it
  • Be able to commit to the role 365 days a year (on rota basis)

 

COMPANY BENEFITS

  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • On-going training and learning through the Learning & Development Team
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Simply Health Medical Cash Back Scheme
  • Perk Box High Street Discounts
  • We will pay for your qualification – Level 4 Diploma in Residential Child Care
  • Ongoing training and support from in house and external trainers
  • Employee Support Programmes

 

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-P6637

This job is being advertised by AWD online on behalf of Five Rivers Child Care

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