Residential Childcare Worker

Location
RH6 9LW, Redhill
Salary
Up to £23,000 including sleep-ins
Posted
24 May 2017
Closes
24 Jun 2017
Ref
RCCW/CYP
Function
Social care jobs
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Working in an established residential home on Surrey/Sussex borders, dealing with young people with challenging behaviour providing a safe, nurturing and therapeutic environment.  Must have an empathy towards young people aged 12-17 who are facing significant difficulties and distress.  Previous experience in a residential setting is essential and NVQ level 3 or equivalent is desirable.  Must be sensitive to the needs and rights of young people and be able to communicate effectively.  Applicants must have a proven traceable work history and be able to drive. This position involves shift work including evenings, nights and weekends on a rota basis.