Residential Support Worker

Recruiter
Location
Stockport, Greater Manchester
Salary
£21,962 - £24,174
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
02 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

STOCKPORT METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL

Residential Support Worker

Contract type: Permanent

Contract hours: 37 hours per week

Location: Children's Residential Accommodation, located in Offerton, Stockport.

Salary: £21,962 - £24,174 Sleep in allowance £34 per night

Working Pattern: Flexible rota including sleep-ins, evenings weekends and some bank holidays

We are looking for a dynamic, motivated and committed person to join our team caring for young people aged 8 to 16 with complex needs. You must have a child centred approach, working in partnership with young people, their families and colleagues from other settings.

Our continuing priorities for the future include involving young people in decision making and shaping of our service, improving their educational achievement and improving their confidence and self-esteem through the use of positive engagement.

We are looking for people with enthusiasm, commitment, and excellent communication skills

You will be required to work a flexible rota, including weekend, bank holiday, evening work and sleep in duties on a casual basis

This post is subject to DBS checks at an enhanced level and satisfactory references.

To apply for this role please go to our website by clicking apply to be directed

Applicants must be aged 22 or over

Stockport Council - Valuing Diversity

Closing date: 2 August 2017.