Residential Child Care Worker

Residential Child Care Worker Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Residential Child Care Worker to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Remain updated with documentation and records;
  • Promoted education and daily living skills;
  • Keep knowledgeable with relevant legislation and policies;
  • Undertake key-worker responsibilities;
  • Maintaining safe environment;
  • Supporting with individualised care plans;
  • Encouraging daily goals and activities;
  • To support service users with day-to-day life activities;
  • To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users and other whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality;
  • To participate in the day-to-day implementation of individual support plans and activities within a challenging environment;
  • Establish and promote effective, professional relationships;
  • Develop social and communication skills;
  • Supporting children through BSL;
  • Collect and administer prescribed medication;
  • Assist in aspects of daily life, including washing.

Requirements:

  • Understand the importance of providing a stable environment for children;
  • NVQ 3 in Children and Young people or similar;
  • Full U.K Driver’s License;
  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience working in Children’s Residential;
  • Experience of working with children with Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties;
  • Establish and promote effective, professional relationships;
  • Develop social and communication skills;
  • Supporting children through BSL;
  • Collect and administer prescribed medication;
  • Develop basic skills and independence skills;
  • Ensure a high standard of physical care at all times;
  • Assist in aspects of daily life, including washing.