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Therapeutic Children&;s Support Worker. Job in Ringwood Care Jobs

Ringwood, Hampshire
£26,300 to £29,600
Job Type
Full Time
10 Nov 2022
Are you passionate about children's care and want to gain a better understanding with expert training in topics such as Therapeutic Parenting, PACE, ACEs, DDP and Attachment Therapy?

Located in the stunning countryside close to Ringwood and New Milton are two Therapeutic Residential Home supporting young children aged between 7-14 with Emotional Behavioural Difficulties and Social and Emotional Mental Health. The young people here may have experienced Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and so a family environment is key for them to feel cared for, supported and safe. With the support of a multi-disciplinary headed by Registered Manager and Therapeutic staff, you will provide Therapeutic support and care to the young people enabling them to build life skills, confidence and their own positive identity.

As a Therapeutic Childrens Support Worker you will be provided with training in Therapeutic Parenting, PACE, ACEs, DDP and Attachment Therapy to best aid your understanding and ability to provide the young people with the best support possible. A core value of this company is also to value the staff as much as the young people so personal development is key.

Salary between £26,300 - £29,600 depending on qualifications

Benefits of a Therapeutic Childrens Support Worker:
  • Joining a passionate and dedicated team
  • Supported by multi-disciplinary team
  • Thorough induction and specialist training and qualifications provided such as therapeutic practice models
  • Working under highly experienced Senior Management who care as much about your development as the children's
  • Beautiful countryside location
  • Progression encouraged
The role of a Therapeutic Childrens Support Worker:
  • Therapeutic and Holistic engagement with the young people
  • To act as positive and outstanding role model, setting an example
  • To conduct key worker sessions with young people
  • Support in a structure rich environment, being consistent and nurturing
  • To liaise with family, teachers, social workers, Therapists etc
  • Assisting the children to learn valuable life skills
  • Mentoring and educating the children and young people we support
  • Supporting day to day activities to help build their social and emotional skills
  • Managing and understanding behaviours of concern and the reasons for them
  • Awareness of stresses or abuse, monitoring, recording and reporting
  • Assisting with budgeting
  • Creating a therapeutic, safe and healthy environment for the young people to thrive
  • Positive engagement is key to encourage the children and young adults development
  • Well written and comprehensive record keeping is vital noting behavioural changes
Requirements of a Therapeutic Childrens Support Worker:
  • Must be a driver with a full UK Manual driving licence
  • Preferred but not required to have 6 months experience working in residential childcare
  • Understanding of looked after children, safeguarding and trauma
  • Hold or be open to studying towards a Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare
  • Flexibility to work to a rota pattern including sleep ins
For more information please contact Katy on (phone number removed).
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  • Job Reference: 775611394-2
  • Date Posted: 10 November 2022
  • Employer: Rivers Recruitment Limited
    Rivers Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Ringwood, Hampshire
  • Salary: £26,300 to £29,600
  • Bonus/Benefits: depending on experience and qualific
  • Sector: Children & Young People
  • Job Type: Full Time