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Support Worker - Senior role Children - Manchester - £23,000 to £30,000 - (includes sleep in's) - Great company and benefits

Are you an experienced Support Worker with experience working as a children support worker ready to move into a leadership role?

Or may be you are already working in a senior support worker role but would like a fresh start?

Chase Recruitment are working with an EBD residential children home based in Manchester who are looking to recruit a talented, motivated and career focused Support Worker for a leadership role.

The role of requires an experienced professional to lead and motivate a talented group of Residential Childcare Workers (RCW's). They will be knowledgeable in the childcare sector and will act as a role model to the team they support. They'll be confident, articulate and resilient and ideally have experience working with Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties.

They will also work closely with therapists and implement and adapt plans for the young people.

Keep reading if this role excites you and you have the relevant experience!

You will be a natural leader, with an ability to engage and inspire everyone around you. You'll be a positive person, who has a can do attitude and will put others first.

The main duties involved in this Senior Support Worker position are:

  • To lead and motivate a team of RCW's
  • Promote a happy and positive environment at all times
  • Contribute to care planning of the children
  • Ensuring children records are kept accurate and in a timely fashion
  • Supervising your team and instilling high standards
  • Contributing to the management team
  • Attending conferences, reviews, and meetings in relation to young people

Chase Recruitment would like to hear from people who:-

  • Have previous residential childcare experience working as a children support worker, in particular with EBD kids
  • Are ambitious and thrive in seeing others succeed
  • Hold a valid driving licence
  • Hold a Level 3 qualification in Children and Young People workforce - this is essential

In return, our client offers:-

  • A supportive and trusting working environment
  • A family environment with a positive team spirit and a culture of celebrating success
  • Regular CPD - including Team teach, Manual Handling accredited but also management training
  • Superb career progression with genuine opportunities for promotion
  • Long service reward

If you believe you have the right attitude, relevant experience as a team leader and the right skill set for this role, please get in contact today.

Successful candidates will be contacted immediately and invited to an initial Zoom interview.

All candidates will then be supported and guided through the application and interview process, and will be provided feedback throughout.


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