Support Worker / Residential Child Care

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P6497
  • Date Posted: 1 June 2021
  • Recruiter: Five Rivers
  • Location: Ilford, Essex
  • Salary: £21,395 to £24,401
  • Bonus/Benefits: + £36 per sleep in + Generous Benefits
  • Sector: Social Care
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

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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 - £24,401 per annum + £36 per sleep in + Generous Benefits (See Below)

LOCATION: Ilford, Essex (Greater London)

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

 

** All Levels of Experience Considered **

 

PLEASE NOTE: Candidates will need a Full Driving Licence

 

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

We are looking for Role Models to join us as Residential Child Care Support Workers in our Children’s Home based in Ilford, Essex, at Five Rivers Child Care, we are a local social enterprise that has been established in Salisbury for over 30 years.

We take a Therapeutic proactive approach when caring for our children, this role is challenging yet a rewarding one, our children have experienced childhood trauma which can lead to behaviours of concern, as role models and working as a Residential Child Care Support Worker, you will be supporting our children through this in a loving a nurturing way and turning children’s lives around every day.

As a Residential Child Care Support Worker part of the role involves sleep in’s, this is integral to the consistent continued support we give our children, you will need to be able to commit to at least 2-3 of these per week, you will be paid an additional £36 per sleep in.

Our children are aged between 7-12 upon admission and our children’s homes range from single bed homes to 5-6 bedded homes, we are currently recruiting for our Fantastic 4-bedded childrens home in Ilford in Essex

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

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

  • Must have a Full UK driving licence - this is essential
  • Must have a passion to work with children
  • 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)

 

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Not only will you be working alongside our fantastic children and team you will also get:

  • £21,395 - £24,401 per annum DOE with an additional £36 per sleep in
  • 30 Days Holiday per year (including 8 Bank Holidays)
  • On-going training and learning through our Learning & Development Team
  • Simply Health – Health plan
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Perk Box – which has excellent high street discounts 
  • Employee Support programme
  • Long Service recognition

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-P6497

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

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