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Children's Support Worker

Children's Support Worker


Senior Children’s Residential Support Worker/Key Worker – Wilmslow - £30k
Full or Part Time options
Must have a Full UK driving licence
5+ years residential expereince
I am looking for Residential Child Care Workers to join a brand-new Children's Home located in Wilmslow, Cheshire.
Working as a Child Care Worker, you must be willing to go above and beyond for the children and young people, ensuring that they have an experience of childhood that they can reflect upon and carry with them into adulthood. Your team will be driven by a shared ambition to ensure that the children and young people have an experience of childhood that they deserve, one filled with fun, laughter, friendship, and discovery.
Duties and Responsibilities
* Provide a safe environment for the young people in our care
* Good communication skills with the ability to develop positive relationships
* Be a good team player to provide a high level of care and achieve positive outcomes
* Encourage the young people to be motivated and take part in activities, education, and extracurricular activities
* Have attention to detail ensuring correct information is recorded in all paperwork
* Demonstrate a commitment to own training and development
* Be able to adapt working practice to the ethos of the home
* Have resilience, motivation, and determination
* Can adapt to challenging and changing situations
* Be inclusive to all children and young people
You must:
* Apply for enhanced DBS disclosure and if applicable, overseas criminal records check
* Have a Full UK driving licence
* Be confident in using Microsoft Office including Outlook and Word, or willing to learn
* Be flexible and able to undertake shift work including weekends and sleep-ins.
Desirable:
* Understanding of attachment and trauma in relation to young people
* Knowledge of current legislation relevant to Children’s Homes
* Diploma Level 3 qualified in Children and Young Persons Workforce or equivalent

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