Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £8.21 - £1,135.00 gross per hour
  • Peterborough

Description

Fulbridge Social Care are recruiting Trainee Children's Residential Support Workers to join our experienced teams to work in our clients children's residential care homes and independent living settings, please note we are looking for flexible, reliable and interactive individuals that want to work within a specialist environment where full training and qualifications are provided to the right candidates.

You will be working with children and young people from the age of 11 to 18 years who have been placed in the care system for various reasons and who may have complex needs and may display challenging behaviour. However, the training you will receive will have you fully equipped to work confidently and competently. The day to day routine varies from taking young people to education, shopping and leisure activities as well as household tasks.

Although no two days are the same, general duties will include the following:

* Maintaining a safe and positive living environment

* Teaching basic life skills and living skills such as budgeting, shopping, cleaning

* Implementing Risk Assessments

* Interacting and taking part in social activities

* Providing support and guidance

* Helping young people become independent

* Keeping accurate records and writing reports

* Transporting young people to school, college, appointments, activities, contact…..using homes vehicles

What we offer:

* Full time and part time hours available

* £8.21 - £11.00 per hour

* Additional sleep pay £35 per night, where applicable

* Weekly pay - delivered accurately and on time

* Excellent opportunities for career progression

* Full accredited training and qualifications are offered to successful candidates including Team Teach; Child Protection; Understanding Sexualised Behaviour; Working with Self Harm and Understanding Autism and ADHD

Requirements:

* Must be 21 years of age or older to apply

* Successful candidates will be required to obtain an enhanced DBS at a cost of £59 met by the employee unless you already have a current portable DBS

* International Checks might also be required as part of compliance if you have lived, travelled or worked for an extended period abroad

If you are interested in joining our team then please forward an updated CV or complete our online application via our website

  • education
  • teaching