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Residential Support Worker - Full Training Provided

  • Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Date posted: 31-12-2020
  • Sector: Social Care
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: RSWReading_1609426860

We have a Residential Support Worker opportunity working with one of the most reputable Childcare providers in the area. You will be working across both a 2 bedroom and a 4-bedroom home supporting children and young people aged 7 - 17 with emotional behavioural difficulties that have stemmed from abuse, neglect, gang affiliation and both criminal and sexual exploitation.

Currently with 3 homes based in Reading of which all have an OFSTED rating of Good and Outstanding evidences they are person centred and devoted to ensuring the homes they open offer unparalleled care to the vulnerable children they support.

The success of the services is testament to the people in the team as well as the training they receive. From day one you will benefit from training and support from a proven learning and development team as well ongoing support whilst in post from your peers and colleagues to ensure you have everything you need to become successful in the role.

Benefits for the Residential Support Worker include:

  • Earning Potential in the region of £25,000
  • Sleep in rate paid at additional £30 per shift
  • Full-time contract
  • Paid for DBS
  • Fully funded training
  • On-going progression opportunities
  • Pension, maternity and paternity benefits and more!
  • The opportunity to gain the NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare

Responsibilities of the Residential Support Worker:

  • Ensuring to help the children with their emotional, physical and developmental needs.
  • Display yourself as an appropriate role model
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude, empathy and resilience
  • Encourage positive life experiences for the children

Please follow the instructions on this website to apply your interest, or alternatively for more information on this position please contact Charlie Chambers at Charles Hunter Associates on 0118 948 5555