Waking Night Youth Support Worker

Recruiter
ThatRecruit.com
Location
Norfolk
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Supporting vulnerable young adults leaving care to transition into independence. Job title: Waking Night Support Worker Contract: Permanent Rate of pay: £10.00ph Hours of work: Variable Reporting to: The General Manager and Support Manager Job Purpose: - Safeguard service users in accordance with the organisations policy and procedures - Assist the Managers in the day to day running of the service - Provide tailored support, guidance and assessment of young people to ensure the best possible outcomes, and a smooth transition into independence - Assist the managers in the development of the service Duties & Responsibilities: - Assist the managers in the running of the service and reporting occurrences as necessary - Contribute to a positive environment for young people to live and staff to work - Work in a way that promotes equality and diversity with both colleagues and service users - Develop and maintain relationships with key agencies and work in accordance with statutory frameworks they work in. - Assist in achieving the best possible outcomes for young people - Liaising with Children’s Services, Housing, Health, and Education Services and other professionals as needed - Maintain key relationships to high standards at all times - Promote the wellbeing of the young people - Maintain an environment that promotes positive acceptable behaviour - Carry out light cleaning duties and checks, and adhere to the Health and Safety policy - Undertake other duties as required by delegation of the managers appropriate to experience of the role To be considered for this role, please apply today.