Senior Residential Child Care Worker

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Senior Residential Child Care Worker

Haresfield Lacock, Wiltshire

Children and Young People Residential Care – LD

£9.20-£9.90 per hour
39 hours per week - Full-time

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Please return your completed application form to: Autonomy Care Group,  67 Roundpond, Melksham, Wiltshire  SN12 8EB.

Autonomy Plus provides individualised residential care and support to young people with learning disabilities and complex needs alongside challenging behaviour.

We follow a holistic approach in supporting those who live at Haresfield and promote access to a wide range of recreational and leisure activities and nutritious food. We also seek to promote and maximise each person’s strengths as well as considering their needs. We provide a homely environment where our young people can grow and flourish as they are prepared for life beyond Haresfield and the transition into adult services.

You will be a positive role model committed to the individual needs of the young people we support which can include personal, practical, social and domestic support.

You will be responsible for completing relevant documentation for the people being supported ensuring compliance with guidance, statutory regulation and company policies and procedures.

Benefits

  • £9.20-£9.90 per hour
  • Full time position
  • Pay enhancements for bank holidays
  • Induction
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Auto enrolment pension
  • Employee assistance programme

Requirements

We are looking for people who:

  • Are caring and respectful enabling the young people we support to learn and grow
  • Are flexible and adaptable who want to go the extra mile if it means making a positive difference to young peoples lives
  • Are enthusiastic with excellent communication skills committed to developing positive working relationships
  • Hold a valid driving license

Due to regulatory requirements we are unable to accept applications from people under the age of 22.

Responsibilities

  • Personal, practical, social and domestic support
  • Completing relevant documentation

You will be trained in specialist behaviour management strategies giving you the confidence and skills to manage behaviours that challenge in a safe and dignified manner.

Safeguarding Commitment

We are committed to the safety and well-being of the individuals who use our services and promote safer recruitment practices.