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Residential Support Worker Job - 4 days ago
Wrexham (LL13), Wrexham
Salary: £16.5k per year + plus sleep in allowance and overtime
Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK. With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.
This is a three bed home for young people with EBD and challenging behaviours.
As a Residential Support Worker you will be a key member of our team, providing high standards of person-centred support and care to our young people. Through a creative and caring approach, you will build good relationships with both service users and their families, supporting them in the planning of goals and in living as independently as possible. Both personal care and participation in activities are key tasks for the role, so energy and initiative is vital.
What we’d like from you:
Previous experience of working with young people with challenging behaviour
The ability to work a shift rota system that includes working some weekends and Bank Holidays
Must have had a full driving licence for three years
Excellent communication skills
Effective organisational capability
Great team player
Flexibility to respond to the changing needs of those who we support
Strong “can do” attitude
What we’d like to give you:
A competitive salary
Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training
A generous annual leave entitlement
Online benefits and cashback rewards
Cycle to work scheme
Just Drive scheme
SMART Childcare Vouchers
SMART Pension option
From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.
The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.
As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.
Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.