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Senior Residential Support Worker
Title: Senior Residential Support Worker logo #192639
Category: Early Childhood Care & Development
Job type: Permanent
Job status: Full Time
Salary: £8.50 - £8.75
Salary per: hour
Location: England, East, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough
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Are you passionate and hardworking?

Can you motivate young people and prioritise their needs?

This role requires a high level of patience and understanding working with children with emotional and challenging behaviours.

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

Duties and Responsibilities:

 Lead shifts and plan the rota

 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

 Contribute to the development of the young people through the provision of a healthy life style

 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

 Help to maintain a clean environment within the home and undertaking health & safety duties as required

 Liaison with relatives, significant others and other agencies

 To know and understand each young person’s health plan and adhere to the procedures and recording in the safe administration of medication

Minimum requirements:

 Must have Diploma Level 3 or QCF Level 3 in Health and Social Care with Children or above

 Minimum 2 years’ experience in Residential setting with Children

 Experience supervising and leading staff

 Willing to study towards any higher qualification as deemed necessary


 On the job training and assistance will be provided as well as in-house and external courses and training days

Closing date: ASAP

Interview: ASAP

Contact: Amandeep at Job Paths 4 U

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

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