Support Worker

Recruiter
Vision for Education - Newcastle
Location
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Salary
£8.41 - £9.75/hour
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Vision for Education are hiring on behalf of a residential care home for clients with a wide range of learning difficulties, for support staff who hold a Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare. It is necessary that you hold this qualification, or an equivalent qualification, to be eligible for these positions.

If you have previous experience working within residential care homes for people with learning difficulties it would be beneficial to your application.

The clients in this home are aged between 6 and 18 and have a wide range of learning difficulties and challenging behaviours. You must be an empathetic, adaptable and flexible carer with a strong motivation to improve the lives of others. Experience assisting with or leading moving and handling would also be beneficial. You must also be comfortable with helping individuals with aspects of personal care and hygiene.

This position would begin in September 2017.

In reward for your hard work, Vision for Education will provide:

* Pay rates starting from £8.41 per hour, paid through PAYE weekly
* Access to Continuous Professional Development courses including Team Teach, Moving and Handling, Autism Awareness and many more
* A team of dedicated SEND consultants, available 24/7

Vision for Education are dedicated to safeguarding and require all of our candidates to hold an Enhanced DBS placed on the Update Service. Full assistance will be provided for this at interview.

Please apply with your up to date CV and details. If you are suitable for the position, one of the team will be in touch within 14 days