Children's residential support worker

Recruiter
Brook Street UK
Location
Bedford
Salary
£8.00 - £9.00/hour Holiday pay and pension scheme
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity for Support Workers to provide essential and valuable care to children and young people who have learning difficulties; including autism in residential homes. Our client provides long term care and short term breaks for children and young people aged 8 to 18 years.

You'll be working closely to support them in their development and help give them the start in life they really need. Working as part of a team you'll carry out activities to encourage independence and socialising. This includes ensuring a safe and stimulating environment and promoting self-esteem.

We are looking for experience working with children and young people with autism and in dealing with challenging behaviour. Our minimum requirements are 6 months' experience with a relevant qualification or 12 months' experience without. We will also require an up-to-date enhanced DBS check, which we can assist you in applying for. A full UK driving licence is required.

For your hard work you'll receive a highly competitive wage rate, flexible shifts to fit around your schedule and the opportunity to develop and grow your skills.

For this role we are offering between £8.00 and £8.50 per hour.

To find out more about this job get in contact with Jade by calling (Apply online only) or apply online now