Residential Children’s Worker

Shire are now working in partnership with a family run provider of children services and have a permanent opportunity for a Residential Children’s Worker based in Leicester.

Our client is offering applicants a full-time position, 160 hours per month within a unique therapeutic service.

£11.00 – £12.00 per hour

Please note this role will include sleep-ins, this will be paid £45 per sleep on top of your hourly rate.

If successful, you will be working as part of a multi-disciplinary team providing support to children with emotional and behavioral difficulties within a children’s home. If you are looking for a genuine supportive employer please get in touch!

As a Residential Children’s Worker your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing support with reference to person centered support plans.
  • Support service users to maintain and develop relationships with friends and family.
  • Encourage service users to integrate with the local community by attending clubs or other activates.
  • Support people in all aspects of their daily living.
  • Safeguard vulnerable children and report any suspicion or evidence of harm.
  • Respect the confidentiality of information received at all times.
  • Continuous commit to professional development.
  • To be willing to cover other homes when required.
  • Liaise with parents / carers and other professionals.

Our client is offering a whole range of benefits, including:

  • Enhanced overtime rate plus 28 days annual leave.
  • Enhanced disclosure costs.
  • Free Parking.
  • Comfortable sleeping-in facilities.
  • Committed to the continuous development of all staff.
  • Paid enrolment onto NVQ level 3.

REF: 1440

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