Residential Support Worker

Location
Merseyside
Salary
£10.00 per hour
Posted
24 Sep 2020
Closes
22 Oct 2020
Ref
226014910
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Recruiter: Progressive Futures Care Ltd

Location:  Merseyside

Salary: £10.00 per hour + enhanced rates for bank holidays

Sectors: Health, nursing, and social care

             Childcare

              Graduate & Internship

Contract Type: Permanent  

Hours: Full Time

Job Title:

Residential Support Worker

About Us:

Progressive Futures is a family run residential childcare provider who’s aim is to create an environment for young people that is supportive, safe, homely and non-institutionalised.

Description:

At Progressive Futures we are looking for candidates to support young people with emotional, behavioural difficulties in our children's homes across Merseyside and Sefton.

Your role:

To support young people 10 to 18 years of age in our 2 and three bedroomed homes.

You will be encouraging young people to develop confidence, self-esteem and essential life skills.

You will ensure that young people are involved with the running of the home, creating a positive family atmosphere.

The role requires you to develop and maintain professional relationships with social workers, teaching staff and other professionals from associated agencies engaged in the young people’s care.

Ideally you will have:

Level 3 Children and Young Peoples Diploma or relevant equivalent.

Have experience of working with or supporting young people 

IT Skills

Our benefits include:

  • Entitlement to 28 days of annual leave
  • Enrolment onto vocational qualification courses.
  • Ongoing online training
  • Enhanced DBS Check paid for by Progressive Futures
  • Career development and progression opportunities
  • Double Time bank holidays, Treble time Christmas Day

Progressive Futures is committed to safeguarding and successful applicants will be required to undertake stringent recruitment checks including an enhanced DBS check.

Click 'Apply' below for further information and to download an application pack.