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Residential Care Worker

Permanent  for Brookfield House in Stockport

Residential Child Care WorkerOpportunities for enthusiastic and dedicated individuals at a children's home in Stockport.Applications welcome from persons seeking full/part time or relief work.A challenging and rewarding role, you will be contributing to the normal development of the children.Ability to work as part of a team, including evening and weekend shifts and sleep-in duties is essential. NVQ Level 3 in Childcare is desirable, but full training will be offered where required.Personal and Professional AttributesSelf-confidence and personal authority with the ability to set and maintain clear and consistent boundaries for young people.Personal warmth, a sense of humour and the ability to maintain these in challenging situations.Good written and verbal communication skills.Successful candidates will be supported to contribute to care planning and participate in reviews and other meetings for the young people.Full driving licence is preferable but non-drivers may still be considered.Must be aged 21 or over.The post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

Job added on 16-09-2014