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Children's Residential Support Worker - GLOSSOP
Tameside | School Support Staff Jobs

01 Sep 2020
Children's Residential Support Worker - GLOSSOP - Tameside - Role: School Support Staff Jobs

Job Title: Children's Residential Support Worker - GLOSSOP
POSITION: Children’s Residential Support Worker SALARY: £21,136 - £24,508 equivalent (Grading 1 – 3, up to 8 x sleep-ins/month at £52.50/sleep-in). HOURS: Full-time LOCATION: Tameside & Glossop Axcis Education are proud to be recruiting for an exciting opportunity to join a professional and successful team at a Childrens Residential Care Home, offering competitive pay and attractive conditions. We are looking for enthusiastic and talented individuals committed to providing the highest level of care for their young people. The Residential: They pride themselves on being nurturing and supportive, and on using innovative strategies to engage young people and help them overcome disadvantage. They value diversity, commitment and experience in thier staff team, and offer a competitive employment package that reflects this. Each staff member is treated as part of the team and is included in their vision of achieving outstanding outcomes for our young people. The Role: - Supporting children & young people aged 11 - 17 to overcome disadvantage and achieve short- or longer-term goals. - Facilitating individual and group activities and other positive social development opportunities. - Attending the home (including occasional residential camps & activity pursuits) as per rota requirements (08.00am – 17.00pm – 23.00pm). - Acting as a Keyworker, supporting young people and promoting their care and welfare needs. - Supporting necessary administration, including daily recordings and other regularised reports or meetings where required. - Working with relevant agencies (Local Authority, Education, Police, YOT etc). - Adhering to all Company policies and procedures. - Participating in training as arranged by the Company. - Ensure the security of the building or associated accommodation. - Engage in regularised supervision. The ideal candidate: Essential requirements – - Resilience and professional working ethos - Drive and determination to improve outcomes for vulnerable young people - Ability to, or experience of working with children and/or teenagers - Enjoy or have a passion for education activity & the outdoors - Appointments subject to satisfactory Disclosure & Barring clearance & min 2 employment references - Good verbal and written communication skills - Full UK or EU driving licence (ideal 12 months +) - Age 22+ (occupational requirement) - Eligible to work in UK Desirable requirements (not essential as training provided)- - Suitable transferable skills from previous roles - Knowledge & experience of the management of behaviour that challenges - Relevant qualifications e.g. NVQ 3, Health & Social Care etc - Ability to understand and contribute to care planning and other regulated activities. - Disclosure & Barring If you are interested, then please contact Kat Whittaker at Axcis Education on 0161 507 9397. Children's Residential Support Worker - GLOSSOP Children's Residential Support Worker - GLOSSOP INDJOBS

This is a temporary position unless otherwise stated.

Please note: The details of this job are correct as of the start of the school closures. We anticipate that there will still be a need to fill this vacancy either on the expected timescale (as many of the schools we work with will remain open to support SEND/Keyworker children) or when schools re-open. We are therefore continuing to accept applications but please bear with us as there may be a delay on the listed start date due to the fact that the situation is continually evolving.

Axcis is an equal opportunities employer. The company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All staff will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, which include an enhanced DBS, full work history, references and a face-to-face interview.

Axcis Education is an employment agency offering temporary supply work for daily, short-term and long-term assignments in addition to permanent positions.

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Contact: Kat Whittaker

Telephone: 0161 507 9397