Children's Residential Support Worker
Canvey Island, Essex, England
My client is looking for a Children's Support Worker to join their organisation within the Canvey Island area. My client is an independent provider of residential care and education committed to children and young people with complex needs, challenging behaviours and moderate learning difficulties. You must ideally have your Level 3 Diploma in residential childcare or a qualification that the registered manager considers to be the equivalent, and ideally you must have at least 2 years’ experience in a children’s residential home, experience in supporting young people with emotional/behavioural difficulties and/or autism and learning disabilities.
You will be required to attend to practical matters in relation to childcare (cooking, cleaning etc). Establishing positive relationships with young people and always offering them unconditional and positive regard. Meeting the physical, emotional, behavioural, cultural and educational needs of young people. Acting as a role model and demonstrating appropriate pro-social ways of dealing with problems. Helping young people gain self-control by challenging unacceptable behaviour and rewarding acceptable, pro-social conduct. Ensuring that each young person’s care plan is followed and amended as appropriate to reflect their changing needs.
For further information on this position contact Kim Wallace on Apply
- £ 16,500 - 18,500 Per year
- Part time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 15 Sep 2017
Closes 15 Oct 2017
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