Options Autism are hiring Childrens Support Workers in the Rutland region!

Role: Role: Childrens Support Worker

Salary: Up to £24,377.60 per annum

Hours: 37 hours per week, 2 on 2 off – 7.00am – 9.00pm holidays and weekends and 2.00pm – 9.00pm on school days

Location: Stretton, Rutland

How we reward you

We want our occupants to have the best support possible, and therefore you’ll receive an exceptional rewards package including:

  • Basic salary: up to £24,377.60
  • Funded qualifications: starting with working towards a funded Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare. (if you do not currently hold this or equivalent)
  • Annual Leave Entitlement equivalent to 5.6 weeks per year (with options to purchase more)
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension scheme with options to increase your contributions
  • Earn £1000 by referring a friend
  • “Your Wellbeing Matters” – access to a wide range of first-class mental health support services and physical health checks

And market leading benefits offered through our Flexible Benefits Platform Vista that enable you to choose the package that’s right for you, including:

  • A wide range of health, wellbeing, and insurance benefits
  • 100’s of discount options valid in the UK and abroad, to use at high street stores, events, cinemas, restaurants and more!
  • Critical illness cover

The Opportunity

Our next Childrens Support Worker will be someone who has: 

  • A big heart and passion to make a difference to the occupants’ lives.
  • Patience, resilience, and calmness.

Some of your duties would include:

  • Supporting the occupants to appointments and activities such as shopping or trips out
  • Completing relevant paperwork
  • Undertaking household tasks
  • Engage our occupants in tasks and activities

The Location

Options Autism, part of Outcomes First Group, are recruiting Childrens Support Workers to join our teams within the Rutland area. 

The Shires is a nine-bed registered accommodation. We support individuals from the ages of 11 – 19 years build incredible futures by giving them opportunities, developing their life skills and personal interests. 

We are based in Stretton and are within commuting distance from Peterborough, Grantham and Melton Mowbray.

Our residential homes are friendly and fun, and though there are challenges too, everything we do is dedicated to creating rewarding experiences – for those we look after and for everyone in our team!

Options Autism is a national provider of specialist education, care and therapeutic services for individuals with autism, complex needs and learning difficulties. We provide a person-centred approach to education and support, looking at the full needs of the individual and adapting our approach accordingly.

To apply now please click Apply on Company Site and follow the on-screen instructions or call us today on 01204 927626 and speak to one our dedicated talent scouts!

Options Autism is part of Outcomes First Group. We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. All successful applicants will be subject to a free fully Enhanced DBS and reimbursement of the Update Service Fee.

Apply now