Support Worker, Children's Mental Health

  • Location

    Farnworth, Greater Manchester

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  • Salary:

    £8.50 - £9.25 per hour + £35 per sleep

  • Contact:

    Carly Riley

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Residential Support Worker, Children's Mental Health Service - Farnworth, Bolton Area - up to £9.25 per hour

My client is a specialist in children's care and offer therapeutic support to Children and Young People with Complex Needs and Mental Health. They have 5 homes at the moment, and offer specialist services in each of the homes, tailored to the young people. They pride themselves on creating a homely environment for their residents. Since opening they have been rated 'Good' or 'Outstanding' in Ofsted Inspections.

This is a 4 Bed Service in the Bolton Area, for Children and Young people with Mental Health and Self Harm tendencies. They offer a therapeutic care package for all residents, and you will be supported by a psychologist on site at all times.

You will provide day to day care for our Children and Young People and will assist to the highest possible standard to promote their independence. You will support and encourage growth and development of the children and Young People and will empower them each and every day.

You must be able to work a combination of Days, Sleeps and Waking Nights. the earliest shift is 7:30am, the latest is 10:30 pm and night shifts at 7pm to 7am.

To apply for this role, you must have the following

- Experience working in a Children's Residential environment

- Commitment to quality care and making a difference

- Driver

You will be offered a rate of between £8.50 and £9.25 per hour (£35 per sleep), rising after you pass probation. You can also take advantage of excellent benefits such as;

- Pension Scheme

- 28 Days holiday

- Enhanced Pay for Bank holidays

- Fantastic personal development and progression opportunities.

This is a great organisation and a genuinely enjoyable place to work. If you are looking for a career in this sector, this is the right company for you.

If you want more information on this role, please call Carly at Meridian Business Support on 0151-556-2090 or send a Cv.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.