Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Residential care worker

I am currently recruiting for a residential care worker to work in Hammersmith & Fulham.


Candidates applying for this role must have had at least one Covid vaccination & be able to evidence this.


Shifts vary.

Hours worked each week will change and could be below or above 36 hours.


Candidates will need to be able to start ASAP.


Role -


To contribute to the provision of respite social work to children and young people with learning and or physical disabilities.

To provide a consistent caring and stable environment for young people.

To work as a member of a staff team towards agreed aims and objectives.


Experience required -


To ensure that high standards of care are maintained within the Home giving particular consideration to health, education, personal relationships, and cultural and religious needs.


To recognise young people's behaviour within the context of their life experience and develop appropriate strategies for managing this


To provide a safe environment for young people by setting clear, consistent and reasonable boundaries


To contribute to creating a positive living experience for young people


To write reports necessary for review assessments and other meetings and maintain case files and official records in accordance with departmental and divisional policies


To develop contacts within the community, and to assist young people with educational and leisure activities.


To undertake sleeping-in duties as part of working on a rota


To participate in training as identified to meet the needs of this specific client group.

To provide personal care where appropriate and to work in accordance with the borough's moving and handling guidelines.


To exercise responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act as laid down or as may be amended from time to time by divisional procedures


Essential experience -


The ability to cope with extremely challenging behaviour from 9-20 years old young people.

Residential experience.


Essential qualification-


NVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent.


If you are interested in this role, please call Andy at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or email andrew.quinney@servicecare.org.uk