Children's Care and Support Worker

Enfield | Children's Residential Support Worker | £11ph
Your new role
In this role you will be required to:
Safeguard and promote the welfare of people living in the home
Adhere to and update the risk assessment and take practical steps to ensure safety
Establish trusting, positive and warm relationships with people
Ensure care plans are followed and updated as appropriate
Empower people to express their views and participate in decisions that affect them
Support people’s holistic health and physical wellbeing, including access to medical services, administering medication and/ or first aid as necessary and completing general household duties
Take responsibility for ensuring the health and safety of the people, the workforce and visitors to the home by maintaining a clean and well-maintained physical environment
Work flexibly to meet the changing demands of the service
Take on any additional tasks and responsibilities to ensure the safe day to day running of the home
Ensure records are maintained, accurate and up to date, both paper and electronic, including report writing and contributing to assessments

What you'll need to succeed
Successful applicants would require:
Minimum 6 months experience in a relevant social care role within the last 2 years
Previous experience supporting people with behavioural difficulties
You will also need to have a relevant qualification, such as a Diploma or Level 2/3 NVQ in Health and Social Care, Level 3 in Children’s and Young People’s Services, or equivalent
Enthusiasm and commitment when working in a challenging environment

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Job type
Working Pattern
Healthcare & Medical
Care Worker

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Lorella Fifer, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London-Victoria
1st Floor, Ebury Gate, 23 Lower Belgrave Street

Telephone: 02072598715