Child Support Worker

Recruiter
BS Social Care
Location
Crawley, West Sussex
Salary
£19000 - £20500/annum
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you passionate about working with children? Are you looking for the next step in your career? Then look no further! We have a fantastic opportunity to work for an organisation that supports children in residential care. We are looking for a Child Support Worker in Crawley, West Sussex.

This is an opportunity to work for a organisation who specialise in therapeutic residential care for adolescents with emotional and behavioural difficulties. The home supports upto five young people aged 12-18 years old.

In the role as Child Support Worker you will work as part of a small team providing high quality care to the young people in the service. You will be a positive role model and develop a functional approach to the children who are likely to have been rejected or who have issues in coming to terms with their behaviour.

We are looking for people who are passionate about supporting young people and have a desire to make a difference in their lives!
Alongside this you will need a minimum of 12 months experience working in a setting with children or in health and social care.
We are also looking for someone who holds a QCF qualification (NVQ equivalent) or who is willing to work towards.
You will have the ability to promote positive and appropriate relationships with young people and have good communication skills.
Due to the age of the young people you will need to be 22 years of age or over.

This is a full time role and comes with a competitive salary starting from £19,000 - £20,500 with an increase following your probation period! You will be required to work shifts which include 1 sleep in a week. benefits include excellent training package and hours paid, company pension scheme, appraisal bonus payment scheme, opportunities for annual holidays with young people and much more!

If you think you have what it takes then do not hesitate to apply! You can call Grace at BS Social Care on (Apply online only) for an informal chat or email your CV to (url removed)