Residential Support Worker
Oxford Permanent £21,000 - £23,000
Our client is looking for a Residential Support worker to join there established project based in Oxford. As a Residential Support worker you will be providing care to vulnerable young children and helping to provide a positive and nurturing home environment. Daily tasks will include organising social and leisure activities, counselling and establishing good relationships with the children.
The Residential Support Worker will be actively involved in planning and participating in the homes recreational and social programmes as well as engaging the children in leisure activities that extend the children’s social pursuits.
You will be enthusiastic about dealing with challenging and difficult behaviour. You will be able to easily build a rapport with young people. This means that you will be very patient, kind, calm and resilient. A ‘Can DO’ attitude is essential. You will also be willing to undertake training and work towards a NVQ level 3 in Children & Young People’s Workforce.
The role will entail working flexible shifts on a Rota, including some sleep ins. You will ideally also have a Full UK driver’s license.
The benefits for this role are a competitive salary, contributory pension and up to 35 days holiday per annum (Including Bank Holidays).
If the role as a Residential Support Worker sounds like something you see yourself doing, please apply now!
Completely Care Ltd is a specialist recruitment consultancy for social care, healthcare, childcare and education in Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Wiltshire, Bristol and South Wales.
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