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Support Workers/ Seniors

Reference

PRI26984

Location

Children's Home, Worthing, West Sussex

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

up to £26,340 (inc sleep ins)

Hours

39 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

We do something special, be a part of it!

We are looking for both Seniors and Residential Support Workers to ensure that the children and young people in your care are safe, healthy and able to make a positive contribution, realising their potential through enjoyment and achievement.

Our home in Worthing is a two bed home providing care for young people who have emotional and behavioural difficulties or challenging behaviour. We work together as a team to promote independence and provide the best outcomes for the young people at our home.

Because of our location and the activities we provide, the ideal candidates will have 3 years driving experience.

What we'd like from you:

  • Emotional resilience
  • Flexibility, resourcefulness
  • A strong 'can do' attitude
  • Highly developed organisational skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Senior’s will need their level 3 and previous experience with children

Shifts

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 and New Year will be worked on a rota basis.

The Support worker role in Worthing is for 39 hours a week with 5 weeks holiday

 Our Benefits

  • Online discounts and cashback for high street to holidays
  • Free monthly £1000 colleague lotto
  • We pay for your DBS
  • Career Pathways – Our commitment to your career progression
  • Amazing charity schemes
  • Free parking on site
  • Cash for colleagues- Earn money for friends you recommend

Become your best you, apply today!

If you would like to find out more or have any questions please contact our resourcing team on 0116 240 8682, option 2.

Division DBS info

We want to invest in you and your future! Find out about our career pathways:

https://www.priorycareerpathways.com/

References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services 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

30/04/2019