Activity Residential Care Worker
Location: Positions in the Romsey and Landford Area nr Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: £21,356- £30,753 Depending on experience and qualification
Contract: Full time, permanent, 51 hours per week
Week 1: Mon, Tues, Sat & Sun
Week 2: Wed, Thurs & Fri
Are you reliable, caring and resilient? Can you be a positive role model who can build trusting relationships with young people, who has good interpersonal skills to communicate at all levels? Do you have the energy, passion and commitment to make a difference?
Due to our consistent expansion and growth we are looking for dynamic and compassionate people to join our team!
Requirements of the role:
* Guide and individually support young people in relation to their individual needs
* Provide safe and unconditional care and support to the young people in our care
* Take all reasonable care to safeguard young people and staff members
* Support or lead where appropriate a wide range of activities/daily tasks
* Support and promote a positive safeguarding culture
* Encourage and support our young people to develop social emotional and practical life skills
Experience in a care setting and a diploma level 3 in Child Care is preferable but not essential as full training will be provided!
New Forest Care is a fast growing, private organisation of approximately 300 employees who provide high quality care, education and therapy to the young people who present with challenging social, emotional, educational and behavioural difficulties and whom live within our 11 Children's Homes, many of which are graded Outstanding by Ofsted, as is our School.
The services offered by New Forest Care are unique within the residential, mental health, or educational child care fields. We build our bespoke services around the needs of the child as opposed to a 'one size fits all' approach. We believe that through appropriate assessment, daily treatment plans, education and care delivered by our highly experienced, committed and qualified teams, exceptional, positive outcomes for these young people will become the 'norm'.
Working at New Forest Care can be challenging but also hugely rewarding to see the positive impact of the work that we do. We want all of our employees to be committed, reliable, safe and positive role models for the young people we care for.
New Forest Care is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and Young People, applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including employment references and DBS check.
If this sounds like you and you would like to be considered for this position in this friendly, employee focussed company click on 'APPLY' today and send an up to date copy of your CV for consideration in the first instance.
No agencies please