Residential Support Worker

Residential Support Worker Wisbech, Cambridgeshire Salary: £18,089-£20,198 plus approx. £3,000 to £6,000 sleep- in allowance pa. (£62.64 per sleep-in, working approx. 6-8 sleep ins per month) Are you looking for a rewarding career? Do you want to make a difference in the lives of the children and young people in our care? Do you want to help the children and young people in our care to fulfil their potential by enabling them to understand their past, live for today and look forward to a brighter future? We have excellent full-time opportunities for Residential Support Workers to join our team in our children's home in Wisbech. We are looking for a motivated and energetic candidate who have a passion and drive to support children and young people aged between 8 and 18, who are in need or support and guidance. Many of our homes are EBD based and are looking for Residential Support Workers to help reach the potential of our children and young people that we support. We are looking for committed individuals with experience of effectively supporting children and young people in a number of settings, but mainly their residences and excursions. A proven ability to care for and relate to children and young people is essential, as well as being able to work as part of a team.
• Are you motivated, determined and resilient?
• Are you able to adapt to challenging situations and can work in a team?
• Can you work sleep ins? If the answer is "Yes" then we encourage you to apply. Our benefits include:
• Entitlement to 28 days of annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays).
• Enrolment onto vocational qualification courses.
• Progressive pay scale
• Access to a voluntary benefits including discounts at cinemas, restaurants and retail establishments
• Enrolment into the NEST Pension scheme.
• Refer a Friend scheme - recommend a friend to come and work with Keys and you'll earn a £500 bonus
• Enhanced DBS Check paid for by Keys Group Please apply online and we will contact you to discuss in further detail. Please note we reserve the right to close the vacancy early should we receive a significant number of suitable applications. Keys Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of everyone in our care and therefore this post is subject to an enhanced DBS check This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/92504290

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