Residential Support Workers

Recruiter
Sussex Recruitment Ltd
Location
Brighton, Brighton and Hove
Salary
£14000 - £16500/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sussex Recruitment are currently seeking Support Workers for our client, a specialist school for young people with learning difficulties.
The role of Support Worker is vital to ensuring that the school meets the educational, social, emotional and learning needs of each learner and to help them establish stable relationships with those around them. Duties will include assisting learners with self-care independence skills and the administration of medication.
You will ideally have an NVQ in Health and Social Care with relevant experience in a medical, mental health or educational setting. You will have knowledge of how to manage challenging behaviour with a non-judgemental approach to positive behaviour support. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential and the ability to maintain accurate written paperwork.
We endeavour to respond to all applications; however, due to the large volume this isn’t always possible. If you haven't heard from us within seven days, please assume you have not been successful for this role. Thank you for your interest and please continue to look at our website for future opportunities