Senior Support Worker and Support Worker

Senior Support Worker and Support Worker

  • Employer - Enhanced Care Group
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Private
  • Department - Social Care Services
  • Location - Middlesbrough
  • Salary - Varying dependant on the role, qualifications and experience
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time | 36 hours per week, made up of various shift patterns (including unpaid breaks); bank positions also available
  • Closing date - Thursday, 01 June 2017

Description

Enhanced Care are looking for dynamic Senior Support Workers and Support Workers to join their staff teams within two of their social care services: an 8-bed therapeutic children’s home for children and young people aged 11-17 (Holme Farm) and a supported living service for young people aged 16-24 who are transitioning from residential care to independent living (Sunningdale).

The ideal candidates must have at least 6 months experience of working in a social care setting, working with children or young people who may present with challenging behaviour, or suffer with their mental health or emotional needs. Candidates must also have excellent planning, organisational and communication skills.

You must be flexible and be able to fit in on a rota, working shifts including waking nights and weekends.

Possession of (or being willing to work towards) the following qualifications is essential to this role:

Level 3 Diploma for Residential Childcare (Holme Farm)

Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Sunningdale)

All candidates must be eligible to work in the UK; we take our responsibility for safeguarding the wellbeing of the young people we work with, and therefore all successful candidates and will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check and provide 3 satisfactory references.

Contact information

We do not accept CV's as a form of application; applicants must submit a fully completed application form.

For further information please contact: Beth Robson, Business Support Manager: beth@enhancedcare.co.uk.

Interview information

Immediate interviews are available for the right candidates.

How to apply

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