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Herefordshire

Children's Support Worker/Care Assistant

Provider: SENAD - Rowden House School

Location: Bromyard, Herefordshire

Job Term: Permanent

Salary: £16,633.50 - £19,266.00

Hours: Full Time

Number of posts: 4

Closing Date:

Residential Support Workers Contract: Full time, Permanent Location: Rowden, Bromyard, Herefordshire, HR7 4LS Salary: £16,633.50 to £19,266.00 per year Other benefits include: Good Pension Scheme, Travel Allowance & Employee Assistance Programme, paid induction and training time, paid sick pay, good internal progression opportunities, 30 days paid annual leave. About Us: Rowden House School is a residential setting for children aged 8-19 with severe learning disabilities, autism and challenging behaviours. We aim to provide a safe and nurturing environment, along with the tools needed to enable our residents to reach their academic potential while also focusing on teaching life skills that will support them throughout their life. We plan a range of activities for our young people, this month alone this has included fitness classes, a canal boat trip, sports day and the school prom. The Role: We are looking to recruit full time Residential Support Workers to assist our residents within the school as well as in the home environment. We are seeking individuals who are passionate about promoting independence and providing the best care possible. Applicants do not need to have relevant experience as full training will be provided for the right person. It is, however, essential that you are well organised, resilient and willing to learn. As a Residential Support Worker you will support within the school, plan activities & day trips, attend regular training sessions and deliver personal care. In return for your hard work and commitment, we will offer a support network of experienced care professionals, a rewarding career path and the promise that no working day will be the same! Essential Criteria You must be at least 18 years of age and have the following: - The ability to work under pressure in challenging circumstances - An ability to identify and undertake any training necessary to develop within the role - A natural respect for the dignity and individuality of residents. - A valid current driving licence. - Basic ICT skills The SENAD Group is dedicated to equality of opportunity in all areas of work, education and care. We are committed to safeguarding those in our care; all employees are required to obtain an Enhanced DBS Disclosure and follow safeguarding policy and practice

What else do we offer?

Other benefits include:Good Pension Scheme, Travel Allowance & Employee Assistance Programme, paid induction and training time, paid sick pay, good internal progression opportunities, 30 days paid annual leave. APPLY NOW