Support Staff - Children's Home

5 days left

£17.6k - 19.9k per year
28 May 2019
25 Jun 2019
Client Recruitment Team
Contract Type
Full Time

Support Staff - Children’s Home                                                                              

Location: Normanby, Middlesbrough

Salary: £17,600 - £19,900 per annum, depending on experience

Hours:  Full Time - Shift pattern to be determined to suit the needs of the business.

Vacancies exist for Support Staff qualified, to Level 3 with a Diploma in Residential Childcare (England), and, for unqualified, fully experienced support staff who are able to achieve the qualification.

First rate experienced Support Staff are required for this extremely varied and interesting role.  Applicants must be calm, efficient organisers, extremely experienced in all aspects of children’s care.

Complete confidentiality and attention to detail is a pre-requisite as you will be working with young people 8 - 16 + currently in the care system.

Support Staff will report to the Home’s Registered Manager, taking responsibility for general tasks within the home, working with the children to support their day to day needs and, completing other associated duties including some administration.

You will be employed to work in the home and will be part of the young people’s support network, so, an understanding and experience of working with young people who may demonstrate challenging behaviour is essential, either from previous work history or in a voluntary capacity. 

You will need to be able to drive and have a fully insured vehicle.

Their home is busy and full of family life and activity.  Ideally, you will be up to speed with safeguarding awareness, however, they have a comprehensive training plan.  You must be adaptable - reacting appropriately to the changing resident levels and the domestic situation.

Our client is required to complete a full Disclosure and Barring Service check prior to all applicants starting work.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please apply ASAP.

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