Support Workers - Child Residential (F/T Permanent)

Location Holywood, County Down
Job type Permanent
Salary Up to £17842 per annum
Published about 2 months ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Wes McCullough
Job ref ASW1507_1627036622

Job description

Support Workers - Child Residential


£18,535 starting per annum including enhanced rates

Staffline Recruitment is delighted to be recruiting Support Workers - Child Residential for our client based in the Holywood area on a full time permanent basis

With plenty of positions available, our client is set upon a 100 acre estate that offers a therapeutic setting within a calm and nurturing environment, with the aim of providing opportunities to service users and employees to meet their full potential. These roles also offer the chance to work in settings unlike anywhere else in the country.

The Job

  • You will work as part of a community with the purpose of meeting the physical, psychological, emotional and social needs of each resident with disabilities and challenging behaviour.
  • Ideally, you will have experience supporting persons with Autism and Learning Disabilities.
  • The role can require an element of personal care and at times may require redirection or physical intervention as a last resort with those presenting challenging behaviours.

The Person

  • Level 2 Health & Social Care and six months' minimum experience working with children OR adults with a learning disability and complex needs
  • 1 year minimum experience, without Level 2 Health & Social Care, working with children OR adults with a learning disability and complex needs
  • Basic Numeracy and literacy (English language) skills.
  • Comfortable with personal care and challenging behaviours
  • NISCC registered or willing to be registered within 6 months of appointment
  • Be flexible to work on a rota basis that will include unsocial hours and weekends


On Offer

  • £18,535 per annum
  • Enhanced pay rate for Waking Night and weekends
  • 20 days annual leave pro rata, plus 12 statutory days
  • Organisation Pension and Occupational Sick Pay Scheme with qualification periods
  • Commitment to development of the staff team through training and learning opportunities
  • Clear career development opportunities

To Apply

Please forward your CV to Wes McCullough at Staffline Recruitment by clicking on the APPLY. You can also contact Wes on 02896 913 692/07384 218 447

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