Senior Residential Support Worker

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Job Information

Date Posted: 24/01/2024
Closing Date: 30/04/2024
Location: Cullompton, Devon
Job Reference: JOB-1972
Salary: £11.70 per Hour

Employment Type: Permanent

Job Description

Our Clients are a newly established company dedicated to providing specialised care for children and young people aged 5-17 with social emotional mental health (SEMH)/attachment and trauma needs. With a purpose-designed home, located near Cullompton accommodates a maximum of three children during the day and three children at night, with staffing ratios of 3:3 during the day and 2 [sleeping] staff: 3 children at night.

Essential Requirements:

  • Minimum of one year’s experience working within a children’s residential home
  • Possession of a Level 3/4 Diploma/QCF in Residential Childcare or equivalent qualification
  • At least one year’s experience in a senior position, actively supporting and leading team members
  • Strong leadership skills to effectively supervise and motivate the team
  • Desirable: Current knowledge of regulations, legislation, and best practices in childcare and safeguarding
  • Full UK Driving License

Hourly Rate:

  • £12.87 per hour (after successful 6-month probationary period) and £11.70 per hour from Day 1.