Salary: £16,285 – £19,226 per annum dependent on skills and experience.
Location: Rowley Regis
Closing Date: 30th April 2019
Support Worker: Children’s (PCS339)
We are looking for Core Flexible Support Workers to join our new 2-3 bed children’s residential home in Rowley Regis, Progress has established specialist residential services for children and young people with moderate to severe learning disabilities, Autism, ADHD and associated behavioural challenges. Children accommodated at the home may also present with aspects of Mental Health. The home is part of a growing range of flexible services provided by Progress Care Solutions aimed at Children and young people with a varying degree of disability, with options to transition into foster care, independent living or return home with support.
Children’s support workers are responsible for the provision of care and support for children, young people and young adults with learning disabilities, complex needs and challenging behaviours. This post will primarily be based within the home but there is an expectation that support for other services situated within The Hub would be included in the remit of this role as appropriate and in line with the ethos of the service.
The Core Flexible Support Worker will be led by the Team Leader and Managers to ensure a high quality of care within the setting and support the management team to maintain a safe and enabling environment that provides positive experiences to their service users.
This role will require the post holder to undertake formal training and induction within the Hub. Applicants must hold, or be willing to achieve, QCF level 3 Health and Social care or equivalent within one year.