Job Role: Residential Youth Support Worker (Children Homes)
Salary: £19,332 - £20,921 per annum plus £33 per sleep in completed
** Successful candidates with QCF Level 3 in Residential Childcare will start on salary of £20,491**
Annual Leave allowance: 28 days inclusive of Bank Holidays
Location: Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
This role will be closing on 30 March 2020
Interview Date: 2 April 2020 in Rugby, Warwickshire
During these unprecedented times, we are looking for KEY WORKERS to support our children and young people to achieve the best outcomes possible.
We will be continuing to recruit and train new staff during this time to ensure our children and young people receive the best care.
We would like to ensure you as well as following our safer recruitment processes we will also be maintaining social distancing and using alternative means to interview where possible. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate in contacting us on ..Ella mobile number.
About the role
As part of this role you will be responsible for supporting and developing these children and young people emotionally and socially. Your role will be as a corporate parent to these children and young people, you will be involved in school runs, activities like taking them out to the shops or swimming lessons and also cooking dinners and providing these children and young people with a warm and nurturing home environment.
What can we offer?
We realise in order to provide the best care for our children and young people, we need to have the best staff!
To ensure this, we provide various amounts of training, a generous benefits package and are always actively looking to develop and promote internally! You will also be enrolled onto QCF Level 3 in Residential Childcare upon completion of your probation period, stay with us and you will not have to pay a penny back for this!
What do we want from you?
· Passion and drive to improve the lives of children and young people
· Desire and willing to learn and develop new skills
· Resilience to be able to support our children and young people in their most difficult times
· A great role model!
· Full UK Drivers Licence is preferred to support with school runs and activates
Previous experience within this field would be advantageous, however this is not essential. We welcome applicants that we feel have the right characteristics, aptitude, and life skills to work with our young people.
Shifts and Hours
As a residential provision this is a 52 week/24-hour service. You will be required to work a shift pattern which includes early and late shifts, weekends and Bank Holidays.
You will also be required to sleep in, this will be on average of once per week. An additional allowance is paid for this!
You will be required to undergo a Disclosure Barring Service enhanced application which will be funded by the organisation.
If you wish to discuss this role/position any further, please ring 01788 298 391or visit our website at www.homes2inspire.co.uk
If you feel this is the right role for you, then please apply! We would love to meet you!!