Non Qualified Residential Youth Workers

Recruiter
Fulbridge Social Care
Location
Reading
Salary
£7.50 - £11/hour PLUS £60 PER SLEEP
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is a great opportunity to start or develop a career working with children and young people. We are recruiting Residential Youth Workers to join our team to work in Childrens Residential Care Homes, Educational Settings and Independent Living Accommodations in Reading and surrounding areas.

You will be working with young people aged 11 to 21 who have been placed into the care system for numerous reasons with an array of disorders, behaviours and needs and therefore we require individuals who have the confidence, understanding, patience and skill set to successfully work with these young people and make a positive impact on their lives.

This position involves providing guidance, interaction and support to children and young adults within residential, education or independent living setting with the intention of creating a safe environment that caters for a persons intellectual, spiritual, social and emotional needs.

In this role you will be part of a team to support the service users throughout the day with basic tasks such as supporting with meal preparation, social activities, family contacts, education and shopping. Please note that this position does not require personal care.

We are looking for positive role models for the children and young people.

Please note we are looking for flexible, reliable and interactive individuals that want to work within a specialist environment where full accredited training and qualifications including the Level 3 Diploma, Team Teach, Child Protection, St Johns Ambulance First Aid, Cyberbullying and Understanding Autism are provided to name a few.

Please note that you would be required to complete an enhanced DBS as part of your vetting and successfully complete one of our induction programmes.

This role will offer the option of flexible hours, school holiday hours, weekend work, as well as permanent full-time hours.

Detailed job specifications can be found on our website. We look forward to receiving your application and are happy to answer any questions you might have