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Residential Support Worker (Fixed Term)

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Reference

PRI19445

Location

Children's Home, Meopham, Kent

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Fixed Term - Full Time

Salary

Up to £17,624 per annum plus potential sleep in earnings

Hours

39 per week

Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK. With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

Job Advert Location Description

Our home in Meopham has 3 bedrooms and promotes independence and positive outcomes for our young people.

Job Advert Role Description

As a Support Worker you will be a key member of our Meopham team, providing high standards of person-centred support and care to our young people

What we’d like from our Support Workers:

  • Previous experience of working in a similar setting would be advantageous but not essential
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Caring “can do” attitude

Benefits you’ll get as a Support Worker:

  •     A competitive salary
  •     Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training
  •     A generous annual leave entitlement
  •     And more

 

A family is 365 days a year and so are we!

Our shifts reflect this.

In general our shifts are 24 hours starting at 8 or 9 am through to the next day with a sleep in.

If you are working full time  this would be 3 days a week. Weekends/Bank Holidays/Christmas/New Year will be worked on a rota basis.

The ability to drive is desirable for this role.

Division DBS info

References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, or you are applying to work within our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

 

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

 

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Let us know how we are doing, review us on Indeed  or Glassdoor by following these links

Glassdoor

https://www.glassdoor.co.uk/Overview/Working-at-Priory-Group-EI_IE37118.11,23.htm

Indeed

https://www.indeed.co.uk/cmp/Priory-Education

 

Home counties​

Job Description

Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

30/06/2018