Children's Support Worker - Day Shifts Only

Recruiter
BS Social Care
Location
Axminster, Devon
Salary
£17500/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Support Worker within a residential childrens` home in Axminster.

We are seeking special people who are passionate about supporting children, and helping them to reach their maximum potential in life. You will supporting children who have a range of needs and behavioural issues due to disadvantaged backgrounds, trauma, autism, learning difficulties and EBD.

You will support the children with all aspects of their daily lives, acting as a positive adult role model, and encouraging them to engage with positive activities. This is a challenging but extremely rewarding role!

Unlike many Children`s Residential roles, this is an opportunity for anyone who is keen to support young people, but unable to work sleep-in`s or nights, as hours of work will be 8am - 11pm, 2 - 3 shifts per week.

To be successful in this role you:
- Must have NVQ / QCF 3 in Children and young people workforce
- Must be a car driver
- Must be over 21 years old
- Must have previous experience in residential child care
- Must have a DBS on the Update Service

If you think you have the energy and enthusiasm for this role, and could be the positive influence in a young person`s life, please get in touch!

Contact Becky at BS Social Care on (Apply online only), or email your up-to-date CV to (url removed)