• Temporary
  • Shropshire
  • Salary: £9.81 - £15.13 per hour + Monthly Bonuses, Referral Fee's

Overview

Care2Recruit are currently recruiting on behalf of a fast-growing specialist care provider for Children & Young People who present a complex range of emotional needs, attachment disorders, abuse reactive behaviours and trauma as a result of their experiences. We are looking for Children’s Residential/ Therapeutic Support Workers who can demonstrate compassion, empathy and a person-centred approach to caring for the people in their care.

Benefits of working for my client

  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Rated Outstanding by Ofsted
  • Specialist training courses available
  • Promote a sense of belonging and ownership for each and every member of staff

About the Service:

  • Residential care to predominantly girls aged between 7 – 12 years who have experienced or are at high risk of sexual exploitation
  • 3 homes all within close proximity to Whitchurch (3-4 bed)
  • Integrated therapeutic approach, providing safe boundaries and a range of creative opportunities
  • Supported by a DFE registered school

Job Description

As a Therapeutic Support Worker you will provide daily care and support to the children and young people as well as supporting them in a wide range of learning, development and social activities.

Key tasks and responsibilities:

  • Supporting and participating in young people’s social, life-long learning plans and recreational activities in line with care plans, trips out and holidays
  • Facilitating and supporting young people in decision making. Promoting choice and involvement
  • Promoting good practice in the team in accordance with ordinary life principles, and in line with all Company policies and procedures
  • To be aware of the emotional needs and aspirations of each young person
  • Contribute to the effective physical, social and emotional environment for group care which provides a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment in which young people can be offered the support, care and guidance they need

Person Specification

  • Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare or be willing to work towards it
  • Experience working within a residential setting
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Driving license is essential
  • Flexibility is essential

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Salary:
£9.81 – £15.13 per hour + Monthly Bonuses, Referral Fee’s
Contact Name:
Sebastian Shelley
Job Duration:
On-Going
Job Industry:
Children’s Residential
Job Location:
Shropshire
Start:
ASAP
Benefits:
Monthly Bonuses, Referral Fee’s

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