Casual / Temporary
RESIDENTIAL SUPPORT WORKER
ATKINSON SECURE CHILDRENS HOME - EXETER
Who are we:
Atkinson Secure Childrens Home is a secure environment with excellent in-house facilities and rated ‘Good’ by OFSTED, we are aiming to become ‘Outstanding’.
Our approach is to provide exceptional parenting to the young people within our care, looking beyond their behaviours to go the extra mile for them and we do this in a safe and therapeutic environment. Atkinson cares for young people aged (10-17yrs) with emotional and behavioural difficulties who have been granted a secure accommodation order by the courts. The young people we care for are often in crisis and require intensive support, intervention, and physical intervention at a last resort, while working on their, education and training in vocational skills and life skills.
You will work an average of 37 hours per week, following a designated shift pattern between 7.15am – 3.15pm, 2.15pm – 10.15pm with alternate weekends, some bank holidays and sleep ins.
Overtime & Saturdays will be paid at time and a half, Bank Holidays & Sundays will be paid at double time. Christmas Day will be paid at triple time.
If you are relocating, we have a room you can rent for 4 – 6 weeks to give you time to find your own accommodation.
Weekend work is expected, which is automatically added to your wages, starting at £30,357 + £687 secure allowance annually – Working towards £35,439 + £687 secure allowance + sleep ins £38 each.
If you have any questions, please call Helen or Jemma on 01392 457999
Please click Apply Now to see the Job Description.
This role requires a DBS disclosure.
- OrganisationDevon County Council
- Work LocationExeterDevon
- Work Postcode
- Occupational GroupSocial Care & Health
- Salary Details
£26,357 - £29,439 per annum, pro rata
- Job TermCasualTemporary
- Appointment TypeVariable HoursCasual
- Closing Date
- DBS Check Required