Job Details

Residential Support Worker

£346 - £365 ,

Posted: 5 days ago

Ginger Recruitment

Ginger Recruitment


Residential Support Worker
£18,000 - £19,000 + sleepover allowance

Ginger Recruitment are working closely with an established residential home in Lancashire (Preston area), They support young people with different needs such as Autistic Spectrum Disorders, Learning, Physical Disabilities as well as young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties.

The correct candidate will be passionate about the care industry, and be a friendly, innovative, person-centred individual to match that of the pre-existing team.

Duties and requirements include;
- Providing effective support to young residents.
- Positive can-do attitude.
- Ability to engage with residents.
- Flexible approach to working hours.
- Ability to build and retain strong working relationships with residents and colleagues.
- Monitor and review residents need/progress.
- Provide and maintain a high quality of care towards residents.
- Assist with maintenance of the house (maintain high standards of cleanliness etc.)
- Ability to record accurate, legible and up to date professional records.

- Previous experience working with mental health (LD & ASD)
- NVQ/QCF Level 3 in Children and Young People (Or willingness to complete the qualification at the company’s expense)
- Valid UK Driving license.

Due to the nature of the role as it is working with vulnerable young people all successful applicants will be subject to a satisfactory DBS and reference check prior to commencing in post.

Job Details

Ribchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Not disclosed
£346 - £365