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Residential Support Worker

Reference

PRI27285

Location

Children’s home, Rhonnda Cynon Taff, Wales

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

Up to £17,126.42 per annum (plus sleep in allowances and overtime)

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. 

Job Advert Location Description

With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

Job Advert Role Description

Inspire Others, Build your Career

We are looking for passionate, energetic and aspirational individuals to work within out teams.

Our Children’s Home situated in Rhonnda Cynon Taff, Wales is seeking a permanent full-time Residential Support Worker. This is a four bed home for young people with Social, Emotional and Behavioural difficulties

As a Residential Support Worker, you will be responsible for providing day to day care for our young people, supporting them in activities, encouraging then to join local clubs, ensuring all health needs are met, supporting them in education, increasing self-esteem and equipping them with the knowledge and ability to keep themselves safe. Working as part of the team you will ensure the home is kept to a good standard in all aspects of house-keeping.

Our Support Worker roles in Rhonnda Cynon Taff offer a salary of up to £17,126 per annum. There is an opportunity for overtime if desired.

Level 3 Residential Childcare qualification is desirable but not essential for this role (we can support with the training of this.) Successful applicants will ideally have previous experience of working with young people with challenging behaviour. 

Whilst a clean driving license is desirable it is not essential for this post.

Hours

A family is 24/7 and so are we. We use a rota system to ensure the young people in our home get the care they need. As a Support Worker, in our Home you can you should be happy to work a shift rota system that includes working some weekends and bank holidays.

Benefits when you join us

33 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)
Priory Group Pension
Travel Insurance
Cycle to work scheme
Dental Insurance
Reduced price Gym membership
Gourmet Society Card
Healthcare cash plan
Online benefits portal and high street store cashback rewards
Priory Group Career Pathways - build your skills and plan for your future career with on-going training supported

What’s next?

To apply, just click the link below. Our application form captures information to help keep children safe so thank you for taking the time to complete it.

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

 

Job Description

Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

30/04/2019