Service Care Solutions Ltd

Children's Residential worker

 To promote the development of children and young people, to meet their assessed needs through the provision of appropriate emotional, physical and material care.

 To participate in the development, implementation and monitoring of individual children's care plans and undertake the role of key worker for individual children and young people.

 To contribute to the assessment, planning and decision making processed for individual children and young people.

 To maintain up-to-date case records and care plans in respect of individual children and young people.

 Contribute to, develop and make themselves aware of the Individual Crisis Management Plans for children whose behaviour challenges the service.

 Contribute to, develop and make themselves aware of the children and young peoples individual Risk Assessments.



 Promote positive behaviour and manage difficult situations through de - escalation skills.

 Contribute to and develop safe ways of working within the therapeutic crisis intervention framework.



 To be responsible for the administration and safe keeping of prescribed medication.

 With appropriate training administer medication to specific children in line with Family Services Policy

 With appropriate training and as directed by the child's care plan carry out complex care procedures as identified and in line with Family Services Policy

 Assisting children to develop individual non - verbal communication skills and act as the child's advocate by helping others understand the child's means of communication.

 Provide and promote the individual child's equality, diversity and rights.

 To attend meetings as required.

 To develop and maintain positive relationships with the children and young people, they're parents and other family members.

 To develop and maintain positive working relationships with staff and other professionals, internal and external to the Directorate, and with neighbours and the local community.

 To contribute to the development of the Unit's functions and activities with particular regard to the quality of service provision.

 To contribute to the maintenance of the National Minimum Standards and support any Inspections by the Directorate or OFSTED.

Requirements:
- Enhanced DBS check
- NVQ Level 3 in children




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