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Support Worker - Childrens Residential Home

St Peter Port, Channel Islands

£27.3k - 31.6k per year + £5,000 Relocation, Bonus, Accomm


We are seeking a committed and experienced Support Worker to join the busy Residential Childrens Home service on the beautiful Island of Guernsey , in the Channel Islands.

The island of Guernsey is in the Channel Islands and has a population of 65,000. It has some of Britain's finest and best-kept beaches , an especially mild and sunny climate , and an offbeat, historic harbour town in St. Peter's Port, the island's capital.

This role requires the Support Worker to:
- Meet the physical, emotional, behavioural, cultural and educational needs of all Children and Young People that come into contact with the service.
- To work within the Child Protection / Safeguarding Policy and Procedure.
- To engage with the Children and Young People and be 'pro-active'.
- To provide support and guidance for Children and Young People in all aspects of their Education.
- To support and work alongside the Young Person to help them develop a true sense of identity and feeling of self-worth.
- To assist and support young people with the management of their own behaviour in conjunction with their Individual Positive Behaviour Support Plan.

Person requirements :
- To hold a clean current driving licence.
- An experienced Children's Support Worker; qualified to NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care, or equivalent.
- To be able to demonstrate organisational skills and a good standard of literacy and numeracy with the proven ability of completing administrative tasks and maintaining clear, concise records.
- Ability to work both as part of a team and autonomously with honesty, integrity and common sense.
- Ability to act as an appropriate role model for Children and Young People; encouraging participation in required activities.

The benefits of working in Guernsey include:
- First 3 months accommodation free
- A higher-than-UK salary.
- An annual bonus of £1,120
- A flat rate 20% income tax.
- No Council tax or VAT
- A relocation payment of £5,000*
- On-site Staff Accommodation or a generous allowance for private rental accommodation*
- A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.
*Full T&C in relocation directive

For an insight into Jarrodean as a Consultancy and for a summary of all current roles visit www.jarrodean.com

If this role is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.

Posted 30 days ago

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