Residential Support Worker – Stafford Hall School, Halifax

Stafford Hall Residential School, Halifax
£9.32 – £9.89 per hour. 40 Hours per week – Full time

For legal reasons, applicants must be at least 23 years of age.

Stafford Hall School is a specialist care and education provision for children and young people (aged 11-19), who have a range of identified complex and challenging needs such as:
Autism, Learning Disabilities, Mental Health Issues and other health needs.

As a residential support worker you should be highly motivated, committed and have a genuine interest in delivering the highest quality of care for children and young people.

You will support the care team, Deputy Head of care and Head of care in developing the service, contributing to positive outcomes for the children and young people and the service as a whole.

You will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team including clinical staff such as psychiatrist, psychologists, occupational therapist, speech and language therapist, education and social workers in order to achieve positive outcomes for the children and young people.

You will have experience of supporting children or adults in a similar environment. Knowledge and experience of autism and learning difficulties is an advantage. It is desirable for the applicant to hold the relevant Diploma 3 qualification in Health and Social Care, however applicant without this qualification can also be considered. You must be committed to achieving the qualification within two years of employment in accordance with legislation.

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