Child Care Worker - Learning Disabilities & Autism
BS Social Care are recruiting for a full time Child Care Worker to work with a residential home for children and young people. You will provide a personalised provision, for children with learning disabilities and complex support needs including Autism, Epilepsy, mild to moderate Learning Disabilities and complex behavioural needs, all within a homely environment.
The employer owns two homes in total and they are in the process of building their 3rd home, so there are plenty of opportunities for career progression and over time.
About the job; you will be working with a 6 bedded home for children and young people aged 8 years - 18 years with Learning Disability.
Your duties will be to deliver high standards of care, protection and support to children and young people with learning disabilities and related complex needs by facilitating their physical, psychological, emotional and recreational development. You will support the children and young people in all the ways they need. You will provide the best possible care to all your service users to enable them to have the best start in life.
The ideal candidate will have the following;
- Hold an NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent
- Residential experience
- Must be over 21
- Must drive
- Must have some kind of challenging behaviour experience (can be with adults)
A pay rate of £8ph will be offered for a full time permanent role working 35 hours per week. When you work past 6pm or work on weekends, you recieve a £1.50 ph pay enhancement that will bring your hourly rate to £9.50.
You will be working on a rota - this will be discussed at interview stage.
For more information or to apply, please call Danielle Smith on 01604 631797.
We are also recruiting for a Team Leader position with the same company.
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