We are recruiting an exciting opportunity for a Senior Residential Support Worker, to join a strong and supportive children’s residential company for a ‘Good’ rated children’s home in Coventry.
This is a company who want to create a forward-thinking care approach, by developing attachments with their children and young people, to ensure it is embedded in everything they do.
Senior Residential Support Worker
£30,000 - £32,000 (dependent on experience) (inclusive of sleep-ins)
Rewarding and meaningful career with opportunities for progression. You will be part of a caring and focused team, working with children and young people, providing a warm and nurturing environment. Additional training, coaching, and mentoring is provided to help you grow with the role, with regular support from experienced managers.
Managing the day-to-day tasks within the home, using your initiative and working as part of a team
Promoting a positive, open and reflective culture within the home which actively supports the positive holistic development of the children/young people within the home
Ensuring that all children and young people have their needs met and are safeguarded from harm, neglect, abuse or exploitation.
Supporting with quality assurance and regulatory visits.
Responding to any child care concerns appropriately.
Actively promoting structure, boundaries and routines within a safe and nurturing environment.
Providing a positive role model for the young people.
Ensuring that all care plans and reports reflect the model of care used.
Overseeing, supervising, appraising and developing the skills of staff in their working practice.
Working effectively and can co-ordinate with social workers, parents/guardians and other connected professional agencies.
EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS
Previous experience working within residential childcare, or similar environment
Strong understanding of safeguarding responsibilities
Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care or be willing to work towards
Full UK driving licence (essential)
Willingness to be flexible, including shift patterns and sleep-ins
Reference ID: 591439
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