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Residential Support Worker

Reference

PRI41211

Location

Grosvenor House, Ross on Wye, HR9

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£17,004 per annum plus £40 per sleep in

Hours

37.5 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

Our Children’s Home situated in Ross on Wye are seeking a permanent full-time Residential Support Worker to help our young people to achieve their full potential. 

Are you hard working and keen to learn?

Can you be a role model to the young people we support?

Our Residential Support Workers are key members of our team, providing high standards of person-centred support and care to our young people.  Through a warm, welcoming and relaxed approached within a structured environment, you will encourage our young people to develop social, educational and practical skills to lead a fulfilling life set in beautiful surroundings.

The successful applicant will ideally have previous experience of working with young people with challenging behaviour.  Due to the rural location of our home, you will need to hold a full driving license.

Our home uses a rota system to ensure the young people in our home get the care they need and this may include working some weekends and bank holidays. 

Please see an example of the rolling rota pattern over 3 weeks below.

Week 1: Monday & Thursday

Week 2: Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday

Week 3: Tuesday & Friday

Your Benefits

  • Priory Perks reward and discount scheme
  • Comprehensive induction
  • Pension scheme
  • We cover the cost of your enhanced disclosure check
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Commitment to your ongoing training and career progression
  • Employee recognition scheme.

If you have any questions or would like to find out more before completing an online application please contact Claire or Jayne on 01952 432660 between the hours 9am - 5pm (Mon - Fri).

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.

Grosvenor House is registered children's home for up to 5 young people of either gender from the age of 14 to 19.  We believe our home is a special place where we can enhance the daily living experiences and activities for our children and young people.  These experiences are meaningful and memorable and are designed to meet the needs of individual children in areas that are personal to them. Grosvenor house is one of six homes that feed into the Priory Queenswood School.

Division DBS info

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 may be requested prior to interview for 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. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.

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Job Description

Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

31/10/2020