Senior Residential Childcare Worker

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Leicestershire
Salary
11.00 - 13.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
15 Jun 2021
Closes
13 Jul 2021
Sectors
Childcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Paths 4 U are looking for a dedicated hard-working Senior Residential Childcare Worker for a 3 bedded residential children's home for young people with Learning Disabilities.
As a senior childcare worker, you will play a full and effective role as a member of the staff team, providing high-quality assessment and residential care for young people with Learning disabilities, in a residential home based in Sileby.
My client is looking for a dedicated organised senior childcare worker who can lead a shift and take the initiative to work well independently as well as working well with other members of the staff team.
My client offers excellent career progression opportunities and ongoing training working in a supportive environment.
Senior Residential Childcare Worker Duties and Responsibilities include:
* Plan manage and lead shifts
* Encourage, support and guide members of the staff team
* Attend Case Reviews, Planning Meetings and any other meetings as required
* Undertake specific administration tasks within the unit as directed by the Home Manager
* Actively participate in supervision, appraisal, training, meetings & consultancies
* Maintain records as required
* To be alert to signs of distress or abuse and to ensure that the young people are monitored and protected and their needs are met ensuring that all safeguarding needs are met
* Contribute to care planning and the implementation of these plans
Minimum Requirements for this senior residential childcare worker role are:
* Level 3 Diploma working with children and young people's workforce or equivalent Essential!
* At least 12 months experience of working with children and young people in a residential environment
* Experience leading a team
* Experience working with Children with Learning Disabilities
* Excellent communication both written and verbal
* Live in or around the Leicestershire area
Benefits for this position include:
* Ongoing training
* Career progression opportunities
* A supportive management team
* Pension scheme
Salary: GBP11.00 - GBP13.00 per hour + GBP45.00 per sleep in
Contact: Maisy at Job Paths 4 U

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