LL:Childrens Residential Youth Worker

Location
Stoke on Trent, Shrewsbury, Telford, Wrexham
Salary
£8.55 per hour £30 sleep in rate and enchanced bank holiday pay
Posted
29 Dec 2017
Closes
26 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Permanent

We have new exciting opportunities for experienced residential youth workers to join our successful team.

In this rewarding role, candidates will be providing full care and support to children and young people aged 8 - 18 who have complex needs such as emotional and behavioural issues and challenging behaviour.

The right candidates must have:

A minimum of 6 months care experience which we can verify with references An excellent work ethic as well as being reliable and flexible Be passionate about the care and safety of children and young people Due to the nature of the role drivers with their own transport are required Must be a minimum of 21 years old to comply with Ofsted requirements Must be able to travel an hour to work   In return we can offer:

Guaranteed agency work and permanent contracts with our care providers after 12 weeks

Weekly pay

Free specialist training courses , including MAPA which is a BILD accredited course 

Full time hours 7 days a week - flexible to suit your lifestyle

Day shifts with sleep-ins Weekend only work  

MUST BE WILLING TO TRAVEL AN HOUR TO WORK   

Successful candidates will be required to undergo full safer employment checks including an enhanced DBS check. The £56.50 cost will be met by the applicant, however, we also accept portable enhanced DBS certificates.  

As soon as pre-employment checks and training are complete, immediate work is available. We can turn your file around and have you out to work within two weeks. Please note that the majority of our casual workers are offered permanent positions with our care providers within the first three months of employment.