Crisis Service Care Worker
Location: Hythe and Waterside, Southampton
Salary: £21,356 - £32,000 Dependant on experience
Contract: Full time, permanent, 51 hours per Week
New Forest Care is a private organisation of approximately 240 employees who provide high quality care to the young people who live within our 11 Children's Homes. All of our homes, crisis service unit and our school are graded as Outstanding/Good by Ofsted. Crisis Service unit is a residential children’s home under the umbrella of New Forest Care Ltd, established to provide a safe and caring environment, catering for Young People of who have complex emotional and behavioural difficulties.
Crisis Service unit specialises in short term emergency placements supporting young people who pose a specific risk to themselves and / or the community, whose placements elsewhere have broken down, or are at risk of permanent exclusion. Ridge Farm provides short term emergency placements to allow local authorities’ time to make plans for young people’s futures and to find appropriate long term placement.
The Crisis Service Care Worker role
Due to our consistent expansion and growth we are now looking for a compassionate, experienced Crisis Team Worker to join our team! If this sounds like you read on…
Using adventurous activity and the natural environment as a process for engagement and for promoting resilience we support young people move on from placement breakdowns, emergencies and crisis to positively transition into long term placements.
Adventurous activities allow young people to develop new skills, face perceived risk in a safe environment and experience successes, while improving physical and emotional wellbeing. We use the outdoors natural environment to create a safe space for exploration, constructive challenge and opportunity for young people to have time to reflect.
The ideal Crisis Service Care Worker will need the following requirements:
Crisis Service Care Worker Benefits:
If you feel you’re suitable for thisCrisis Service Care Worker role then please apply today!