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Support Worker - Children and Young People

Wigan Health & Social Care
Full Time
Closing Date: 28/05/18

Support Worker

Children’s Residential Home

 

Location: Wigan

Hours: Full time

Salary: £8.20-£8.70 per hour (salary dependent on qualifications and experience with scope for salary progression)

 

Progressive Care Ltd is a privately owned company which is successfully leading the way in providing innovative care and support solutions. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated, enthusiastic and committed Support Worker to join our friendly and growing organisation that is leading the way in providing innovative support.

The role:

  • Provide high quality enhanced residential living for children and young people, aged 11-16
  • Offer personalized support plans to meet their changing needs
  • Encourage young people to make independent choices, learn new skills and become an active member of the community

We require:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Children & Young People’s Workforce / Residential Childcare (or for you to be willing to work towards Level 3 Residential Childcare)
  • Experience of working within a children’s residential home
  • A commitment to working with young people who may experience emotional and behavioral difficulties
  • Motivated team players who have the ability to form positive relationships with young people

We offer:

  • Full-time, part-time or zero hour contracts
  • Access to Company Pension Scheme
  • Comprehensive Induction
  • Access to ongoing and extensive training
  • Access to recognised qualifications
  • Opportunities and commitment to career progression

Telephone: 0114 2800 210

Closing Date: 28/05/2018

Interview date: 07/06/2018

This role is subject to safer recruitment and therefore applicants will need to fill out our application form. To obtain a copy please call 0114 2800210, where our recruitment administrator will be able to assist you. You can also visit our website directly at www.progressivecare.co.uk to apply direct. 

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