Senior Care Support Worker

From £9.50 to £11.50 per hour
01 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Senior Care Support Worker Acorn Children's Homes – Burton-On-Trent (Branston) We are seeking talented, enthusiastic, motivated Senior Residential Support Workers to join our organisation to work full-time (48 hours per week). It is our aim to ensure that the Children and Young People within our care achieve their personal goals, and have positive experiences. It is a requirement that all of our Senior Residential Support Workers hold the Level 3 Diploma for Residential Childcare, and have at least 2 years’ experience of working with young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties, in a residential setting. Ideally will have held a senior position within a residential children’s home for 2 years, and had experience of leading shifts and supervising a staff team. You must hold a current driving licence, be able to remain calm in difficult situations and be willing to work shifts to cover our 24 hours/7 day a week operation. In return for this, we offer excellent rates of pay, plus additional sleep in allowances, career progression and the opportunity to build a new residential service alongside the management team. Job Type: Full-time Salary: £9.50/hour Job Location: Burton-On-Trent Required education: Diploma/Certificate Level 3 for Residential Childcare Required experience: Residential Child Care: 2 years Driving licence: Essential This job was originally posted as