Night Support Worker - Stourbridge

Recruiter
Connex Education
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£8.50 - £9.30/hour
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
09 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Connex Education is in need of new Night Support Workers to join our team of staff in Stourbridge and provide flexible cover to local children's residential homes.

We're seeking committed and enthusiastic Support Workers with the skills, experience, and passion to support young people between the ages of 8 and 18 years old, the majority of whom have ASD or SLD. Main job duties will include implementing personal care plans, promoting children's independence, and ensuring safeguarding and health and safety standards are upheld. Working hours will fall between 9pm and 7am on a rotating shift pattern so you will have the chance to tailor your work schedule around existing commitments.

The ideal candidate for this position should have:

- A relevant social care qualification or suitable training
- 12 months or more of previous experience as a Support Worker
- Relevant experience in working alone and dealing with challenging behaviour
- A strong understanding of the needs of ASD and SLD children
- Access to a car and a clean driving licence

We will be recruiting several new Night Support Workers to help keep up with demand but interviewing will begin soon so don't hesitate to apply with Connex Education!

Connex Education is a high quality, service-led education supply agency which puts its people - not its profit - first. We concentrate on finding the right people, with the right skills and attitudes, for our schools. We hand-pick our staff, put them on our own payroll, and give them the same dedicated attention and support that we give our schools. Looking after people is central to our business: it's what has earned us our excellent reputation