Our service is run by highly qualified professionals with many years of experience of working with young people, committed to meeting the needs of young people placed in our homes. Within our team we have a Qualified Mental Health Nurse, a Qualified Social Worker, Consultant Midwife and a most of our Youth Support Workers are Psychology Graduates.
Staff teams are supported by experienced managers, Team Leaders and there is on-going supervision and ongoing training and development programmes.
Given the important role that our employees play in young people’s lives, our recruitment process includes thorough background checks (including enhanced DBS) and a specifically designed interview process.
We provide staff with a comprehensive training programme which enables them to work effectively with the young people placed with us. The programme covers topics such as responding to self-harm issues, conflict management and de-escalation, bullying awareness and safeguarding as well as first aid, communication skills and equality and diversity