resdiential Childrens Worker (autism)

Lavoro Care Ltd
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
payment on agency £8.55 per hour £30 sleep in payment as perm £16231-£16969 + £2000 sleep rate
15 Jun 2017
14 Jul 2017
childrens autism
Contract Type

Residential Support Workers Full Time hours per week, to include covering weekends and bank holidays

Salary from £16,231 rising to £16,969 per annum (dependent on completion of Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare), plus a minimum of £2,000 per annum for sleeping-in duties

Will be working in school and residential care settings specialising in education and therapy for boys aged between 8 and 19 who have a range of Autistic Spectrum Disorders and associated emotional and behavioural difficulties.

 Working within a designated team you will promote structure, boundaries and domestic routines within the Home, as well as providing guidance, support and engagement in a variety of activities on and off-site. 

In partnership with the Education Team you will help maintain a stable, happy and caring environment to encourage our young people to lead independent lives and achieve their potential.

Candidates will need to have 6 previous experience in a residential childcare setting

What you will get in return: Training: Our client provides an extensive training programme including the Level 3 Diploma in Social Care where appropriate. (if working on a permanent basis)

Benefits: Childcare Vouchers, Pension, Bike to Work Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme.

Successful candidates must be aged 21 or over, hold a full UK driving licence and all applicants will require a full Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check £56.50  (portable DBS accepted)