I have a number of exciting opportunities for a Children`s Residential Support Worker to join a lovely and supportive child`s home in Birmingham - one in Yardley and the other in Erdington, which provides essential and valuable care to children and young people aged 7 to 18 years who have complex and behaviour needs.
To be successful in this role you will ideally hold the QCF Level 3 in Supporting Children and Young People.
You will have a wealth of relevant work experience and be working or willing to work towards a formal childcare qualification. Experience working with children in either a residential setting, outreach, community work, youth work or Pupil referral Unit settings would be beneficial to the RSW role
The ideal candidate will have a passion for working with children and making a positive impact on their lives. You will need to have an open mind and be able to support children who may act out and present you with challenging behaviour. Therefore, previous experience supporting children with EBD or challenging behaviour would be helpful.
The role of a children`s residential support worker can be hard and difficult at times however it is the most rewarding career when you know that you`ve made an impact on that child`s life and future!
For your support and commitment, you will be paid a salary of £17,837 a year plus a generous SLEEP IN ALLOWANCE OF £75.00 taking your salary up to £25,647. You will also get holiday allowance and pension plan. As well as career development and the opportunity to complete your QCF Level 3 if you haven`t already got this.
Don`t miss out on working for an organisation that values its staff and puts the needs of the children in their care at the heart of what they do! Apply today or call Carina in our Birmingham Care office on 0121 480 8217