Support Worker at Treetops (Full time and Part time)

Salary: £17,484.48
36 hours a week full time on an annualised hours contract
Part time position also available, hours negotiable (on fte rate as above)

Treetops is a six bed residential home providing short breaks for disabled young people up to the age of 18. 

We are looking to recruit a full time and part time member of staff.  Hours will include early/late shifts and weekends. It is essential that all applicants hold or are working towards a relevant level 3 qualification (e.g. NVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care, Workforce Diploma, NNEB, CACHE) or are willing to work towards this – assistance may be provided to help you achieve this.  The successful applicant must be a minimum of 21 years old and be able to attend mandatory training courses and Induction Standards training.

This position may include key working duties therefore the successful applicant must be IT literate and confident using Microsoft Word.  A car driver would also be desirable.

Summary of tasks:

  • To listen to children's wishes and choices and action where possible
  • To plan and run appropriate activities that meet the needs of all the children and young people
  • To help and support the young people in all aspects of personal care respecting their dignity at all times
  • To enable children and young people to meet their individual outcomes
  • The position requires moving and handling and medical procedures such as gastro feeding 
  • To be a keyworker for families, and update the keychild’s paperwork as required

The successful applicant will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at enhanced level, two references and an Occupational Health check.  After a 6 months probationary period you will be entitled to six weeks annual leave and pension benefits after 3 months.

For an application pack and more information please call 01932 567131 or email reception@whitelodgecentre.co.uk.

Closing date:  Friday 6 October, 2017
Interview date: TBC

When applying please return the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form to: White Lodge Centre, Holloway Hill, Chertsey, Surrey KT16 0AE or email to: reception@whitelodgecentre.co.uk.
Please note that if you do not receive a response from your application within 2 weeks, your application has been unsuccessful.

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