Residential Support Worker

Location: Chelmsford
Job Type: Temporary
Salary: £9 - £10 per hour
Reference: J10142
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gap healthcare are currently recruiting for Residential Support Workers to provide quality care to young people within a new transitional service in the Chelmsford, Essex area.

Our Client offers a truly caring environment to supporting young people (aged 16-18 year old), often with a complex welfare history. They aim prepare young people to lead successful independent lives, by building their self-confidence, providing them with emotional and practical support and by helping them gain essential life skills. This is achieved through the consistent delivery of our Independence Programme.
you will be responsible for:

-Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people
-Producing appropriate reports including recommendation to colleagues and Case Managers and following their guidance

Working in line with all Policies and Procedures, correctly managing inappropriate and challenging behaviour, making appropriate judgements and decisions to minimise risks.

You are required to have a minimum of 6 months' direct experience of working with young people and it is essential that you have references and are IT literate.

Please be aware shifts will naturally include evenings, overnight and weekends.

If you believe you meet the criteria and are suitable for this position, please apply NOW!

Due to the high volume of applications for each of our roles, if you do not receive a response within 14 days then please consider your application as unsuccessful, however we may keep your details on file and contact you with regard to any other suitable roles. 

This vacancy is advertised on behalf of gap personnel group (Quattro Recruitment Ltd TA gap personnel, Quattro Healthcare Ltd TA gap healthcare & Quattro Recruitment Ltd TA gap professional) who operate as an Employment Business. gap personnel group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.