Are you passionate and hardworking?

Can you motivate Children and Young people and prioritise their needs?

This role requires a high level of patience and understanding working with vulnerable Children and Young people in a 6 bedded residential home for 7 - 16 year olds.

My client is looking for a dedicated organised Senior Childcare Worker who can take the initiative to work well independently as well as working well with other members of staff and young people.

Senior Childcare Worker Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Leading shifts
  • Offer professional practice support meetings to staff to complement staff supervision
  • Encourage, support and guide members of the staff team
  • Attend Case Reviews, Planning Meetings and any other meetings as required
  • Undertake specific administration tasks within the unit as directed by the Home Manager
  • Actively participate in supervision, appraisal, training, meetings & consultancies
  • Maintain records as required
  • To be alert to signs of distress or abuse and to ensure that the young people are monitored and protected and have their needs met ensuring that all safeguarding needs are met
  • Contribute to care planning and the implementation of these plans
  • Be the Key Worker for individuals

Senior Childcare Worker Minimum requirements:

  • Residential childcare experience
  • At least 1 years’ experience working in a senior role
  • Driving license desirable
  • Level 3 Diploma for Residential Childcare or equivalent desirable
  • The ability to work shifts

Shift hours for day staff:

  • :45 if on the handover)
  • 143 :45 if on the handover)

Closing date: 30th August 2019

Interview: ASAP

Contact: Ismail at Job Paths 4 U

Job Paths 4 U is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business.

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