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Residential Support Worker

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Reference

PRI19503

Location

Children’s Home - Aston, Birmingham

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£18,000 per annum plus sleep in allowance

Hours

up to 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

This is a six bed home for young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties and challenging behaviours.

Job Advert Role Description

As a Residential Support Worker you will be a key member of our team, providing high standards of person-centred support and care to our young people. Through a creative and caring approach, you will build good relationships with both service users and their families, supporting them in the planning of goals and in living as independently as possible. Being a positive influence and a role model in our young people's lives and active participation in activities are key tasks for the role, so energy and initiative are vital.

Successful applicants will ideally have previous experience of working with young people with challenging behaviour. 

You should be happy to work a shift rota system that includes working some weekends and bank holidays and have had a full driving licence for three years.

We offer a range of benefits including excellent training and development opportunities, a private health scheme and a contributory pension scheme.

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

 

Closing Date

30/06/2018