Children's Support Worker

  • Negotiable
  • Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent
  • Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd

Children's residential support worker

Your new employer:

Hays are working in partnership with a Children's Residential setting near Tunbridge Wells. Our client is currently recruiting for a number of new staff to join their existing friendly team. Together we are looking for experienced Residential Children's Care Workers. Our client provides a living environment for vulnerable children where it is understood that honesty and mutual respect are imperative to a happy and healthy home and to provide opportunities for children to learn essential life, Independence, and transition to work skills.

Your new role:

* Taking care of the day to day needs of 5 young people between the ages of 10-17 as any parent would.

* Ensuring the young people feel listened to and have a voice

* Enjoying and taking part in activities, including, swimming, football, cycling etc

* Attending the adjacent school and working as an LSA during the school week

* Co key working an individual child

* Writing daily reports

What you need to be successful:

* Successful candidates should have at least 1 year's experience of working with young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties.

* The ideal candidate will be qualified to Diploma Level 3 Health and Social Care, Children and Young People.

* All candidates will be committed to further professional training.

* Applications only accepted from candidates who within their application personal statement can demonstrate a commitment to working therapeutically with children and young people.

* All candidates will need to undertake a DBS check

Working with Hays as a Support Worker has many benefits

* Competitive rates of pay

* A personal service with a dedicated consultant

* Full and part time roles available

* £250 Refer and friend scheme

Not the right role for you but know someone that may be interested? If you recommend a friend you could receive up to £250 worth of shopping vouchers* by following the link below.

What you need to do now

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