Children's residential support worker - Bedford

Location
Bedford, Bedfordshire, England
Salary
Up to £9.00 per hour + Holiday pay and pension scheme
Posted
02 Jul 2018
Closes
30 Jul 2018
Ref
JWELD
Contact
Samantha Hamilton
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you looking to make a real difference to a child`s life? Want to help them achieve great things? We are looking for support workers to work within a residential children`s home based in Bedford

We are working with a lovely 4 bedded residential home designed to support the young people with education, independence and life skills

As part of a valued team of staff here you will help the young people with daily life skills such as preparing and cooking meals, learning how to manage money properly & cleaning.

Becoming someone the children can look up to and are able to trust is vital; this will allow you to provide a high level of care. Confidence in dealing with challenging behaviour and knowing how to give a child the reassurances that will make them feel wanted and cared for is essential for this role.

You will also have the opportunity to help organise and take part in activities within the home to keep spirits high and promote socialising in a positive way.

The pay for this role is £9.

Shifts are 0800-2300 or 2300-0800 ( waking nights).

All that is need to apply for this role is 12 months experience within a residential setting or 6 months with a childcare qualification e NVQ2 and a full UK driving licence.

If you wish to find out more please email or call me in branch on 01604 631797 and I'll be happy to help