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Residential Support Worker
Durham, County Durham, England
9.3200 - 9.8900
Permanent (Full time)
Meadholme is a specialist provision for children and young people, who have a range of identified complex and challenging needs such as: Autism, Learning Disabilities, Mental Health Issues and other health needs.
Residential Support Worker Responsibilities:
You will support the care team, deputy manager and manager in developing the service, contributing to positive outcomes for the children and young people and the service as a whole.
You will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, to include clinical staff such as psychiatrist, psychologists, occupational health, therapist, education and social workers in order to achieve positive outcomes for the children and young people.
Residential Support Worker Requirements:
As a Residential Support Worker you should be highly motivated, committed and have a genuine interest in delivering the highest quality of care for children and young people in an outstanding residential setting.
- You will have experience of supporting children or adults in a similar environment.
- It is desirable for the applicant to hold the relevant Diploma 3/4 qualification in Health and Social Care, however applicant without this qualification can also be considered.
To apply, please submit your CV with an email address and contact number.
What Young Foundations Can Offer:
Join an award winning organisation that offers Industry Leading Training
Young Foundations was the recipient of the prestigious Laing Buisson ‘Innovation In Care Award 2018’, and is fully committed to the provision of exceptional learning and development opportunities for all of its employees: including training in attachment disorder, neurology, development and mental health and well-being.
The opportunity to study for a Bachelor’s degree while you work
Young Foundations believe that the professionalism and expertise of our frontline staff should be recognised, by allowing them to achieve a credible level of nationally recognised qualification while they work. With this in mind, 2018 saw the launch of the Foundation Degree sponsorship programme in partnership with Glyndwr University, Wales. This programme allows the part funding of Young Foundations employees, to follow University programmes of work based education, that will lead to FdA and later BA (Honours) qualifications in Therapeutic Childcare
Location: Meadholme, Darlington, Co. Durham
Type: Permanent, 40 Hours per week – Full Time
Starting Salary: £ - £ per hour
You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Care Staff, Senior Support Worker, Young People, Voluntary Sector, Residential Care Worker, Community Development, Challenging Behaviour, Senior Social Care Worker, Community Services, Care Assistant, Senior Support Worker, Learning Disabilities, Mental Health etc.