Children's Support Worker

Medacs Social Care Jobs
£9.27 - £18.69/hour
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Medacs is currently recruiting for Childrens workers to work within Watford.

This specific unit has been set up to work with traumatised children and young people and their families. This unti aims to achieve good outcomes for children and young people by offering planned weekends and emergency placements that meet individual needs. The main purpose of the job is to prevent family and placement break down, preventing young people becoming accommodated and to support families in overcoming difficulties within their home and family life.

As a Children's Worker you will meet with the family, social worker and where appropriate other professionals such as schools, and based on need develop a plan of work.

Sessions are completed individually with the child/ young person and in addition with the parents/ carers and family. Short breaks service is also offered where it is felt there is a need for more intensive work with the child and family.

Children are admitted for planned weekends and work continues based on their primary aims, parents are also invited for planned sessions and therapists can also be utilised to support work.

Shifts Available-


* Saturday- 07:00-15:00


* Friday-14:00-23:00

Sleep ins-

* Friday only at the moment.

Benefits of being a Medacs Healthcare Agency Support Worker:

* Daily payroll
* Fast track registration
* Experienced recruitment consultants
* Free mandatory training
* Holiday pay

Why Medacs Healthcare?

With a reputation for delivering high quality care, Medacs Healthcare is one of the UK's leading Healthcare agencies. As well as being committed to caring for our clients, Medacs Healthcare also cares for its staff. Our professional and friendly approach gives our workers the support they need to grow and develop in their role. Our staff are valued and encouraged to be the best they can be.

So if you are passionate about caring, join Medacs Healthcare today.

Apply today by clicking the "apply for this job" button. Alternatively please call Medacs on (Apply online only) and speak to Amelia