Senior Residential support worker

Recruiter
P4 Recruitment Ltd
Location
Derby
Salary
26520.00 - 33000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
19 Jan 2024
Closes
16 Feb 2024
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Join Us in Transforming Lives: Senior Support Worker Opportunity

About Us: We are on a mission to empower and positively impact the lives of young people. If you're passionate about making a meaningful difference, consider joining us as a Senior Support Worker.

Position Overview: Take on the responsibility of nurturing the well-being of young individuals aged 12 to 17. As a Senior Support Worker, you'll play a crucial role in maintaining a therapeutic environment, ensuring legal compliance, and overseeing the welfare of the youth.

Your Role:

Guiding Young Lives

  • Establish clear behavioral boundaries.
  • Vigilance for signs of distress or abuse.
  • Foster normal development through engaging activities.
  • Collaborate with Therapy, Education, and Social Workers.

Team Collaboration

  • Contribute to developing care plans collaboratively.
  • Actively engage in staff meetings and mentor new team members.
  • Coordinate seamlessly with carers and social work partners.

Leadership

  • Effectively manage shifts with transparent handovers.
  • Maintain clear and effective communication.
  • Contribute to developing the statement of purpose.

Administrative Tasks

  • Handle routine tasks and contribute to report writing.
  • Assist with telephone inquiries, providing necessary information.

Environment and Personal Development

  • Cultivate and maintain a supportive environment.
  • Ensure high cleanliness and hygiene standards.
  • Complete QCF training in child care, level 5.
  • Demonstrate commitment to ongoing training and professional development.

Progression Opportunities

  • Be part of an organization opening six new homes in 2024.
  • Avail advancement possibilities within our expanding network.

Other Responsibilities

  • Promptly report safeguarding concerns.
  • Contribute to creating a homely setting.
  • Assist in the administration of medication.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary package.
  • Ongoing training and professional development opportunities.
  • Become an integral part of a supportive team.

How to Apply: Ready to make a meaningful contribution? Send us your CV for consideration.