Support Worker – children’s residential

£18000 - £24000 per annum 
Job Type:
Social Care 
Job Ref:

We’re looking for talented Support Worker’s to work for our client.

They want to recruit an empathetic and enthusiastic individual looking to make a difference, with experience of supporting individuals who present challenging behaviours.

If that’s you, and you can demonstrate that you can work confidently within a sometimes-challenging environment, then you could be exactly what they’re looking for.

Basic salary: Dependent on experience and qualifications, £18K – £20K plus sleep in allowance. Up to £24K available for Senior candidates.

Additional benefits include: 28 days holiday, enhanced DBS and update service cost coverage, company pension scheme (nest), childcare vouchers, cycle to work, employee assistance programme, death in service benefit and online employee benefits.

Please note: In this role you’ll be required to work some unsociable hours and at weekends. Full shift patterns will be discussed at interview.

The Role:

Reporting to the Registered Manager and based in Reading or Bracknell, as the Support Worker you will be primarily responsible for supporting young males who display sexually harmful behaviours.

Specifically, in the job you will be responsible for:

  • Working with a team on a varied rota consisting of evenings, weekends and sleep ins
  • Ensuring the young people’s physical and psychological welfare is well looked after
  • Engaging the young people in various activities
  • Supporting their educational needs and help them learn independent living skills

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate for the Support Worker role will have demonstrable, relevant experience of supporting individuals who present challenging behaviours.

This opportunity could be perfect for you if you have a background as any of the following: Support Worker, Team Leader, Senior Support Worker, Carer, Therapeutic Practitioner, Therapeutic Support.

The Company:

They are a dedicated group who offer therapeutic residential support to young males, and as a business they’ve been around for 30 years.

They pride themselves to provide a safe, homely environment where the residents can be themselves while being empowered by positive adult role models.

Interested? If you think you’re right for the Support Worker role, then click the ‘Apply Now’ button, send us your CV and we’ll consider you for the first round of interviews.

Coburg Banks Health and Social Care specialise in recruiting Care Managers, Care Co-ordinators and Senior Carers within Residential care, Domiciliary care, Supported living and Nursing across the UK. We would welcome the opportunity to help you in your career, so please send a copy of your CV into us. If you know of other people who are currently looking for a new career within the Health and Care Sector please refer them to us.

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