Childrens Residential Support Worker | North Ayrshire

Location: North Ayrshire  |  North Ayrshire  |  Scotland
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Alex Foden
Job Reference: 31747
Salary: £17500 - £22500
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Childrens Residential Support Worker

North Ayrshire

£17,500 – £22,500

As a Residential Support Worker you will be working within a residential setting in North Ayrshire. As the post holder of this role, you will receive a competitive package of £17,500 – £22,500

per annum.

About the role:

  • To be part of a team offering a comprehensive residential service to children and young people, the aim being to ensure the physical, social and emotional care, and development of the children and young people and the establishment.
  • The client has asked for candidates to be experienced in working with vulnerable young people with social, emotional and challenging behavioural problems
  • Responsibility for ensuring and promoting the safeguarding of any young people that you may come into contact with.
  • Work in accordance with Spark of Genius vision and aims
  • To carry out duties in line with Spark of Genius policies and procedures
  • To act as a key worker to specific young people
  • Assisting in health promotion and personal hygiene development of the young people
  • Work in line with young peoples care plans
  • Promote young peoples participation, to ensuring young people are actively involved in the environment and day to day activities of the home.
  • To comply with the code of conduct as require by the SSSC
  • To ensure the safety and wellbeing of the children and young people through the night time period.
  • To be fully aware of safeguarding and child protection issues.
  • To fully understand the reporting process of child protection within the home.
  • To understand the principals of safeguarding young people, staff and self
  • To have a full understanding of the emergency call out procedures of the house

Requirements of a Residential Support Worker:

  • SVQ 3 and HNC (or equivalent) which allows registration with SSSC or working towards.
  • Experience of dealing with challenging behaviours and or difficult situations.

Can you see yourself working in North Ayrshire?

Apply today.

This job is advertised by Alex Foden; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.

Please feel free to contact Alex on 07983 547 682 or at [email protected]