Children Residential Support Worker

Posted 16 November 2022
Salary £23911 - £25099 per annum
LocationLedbury
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Care
ReferenceJ6226_1668619030
Contact NameGreg Smith

Job description

Support Worker - Children

Ledbury, Herefordshire

Do you want to work with children who have had difficult starts to life? Are you empathetic, enthusiastic and want to make a difference? Do you have experience working with young people, youth or children? Apply here!

My client, a national provider who support children and young people who have suffered abuse, neglect and have developed behavioural difficulties, are looking to hire Support Workers in their purpose-built children's home on the grounds of an SEN school in Ledbury, Hereford

The home delivers personalised, therapeutic support to ensure the young people can understand and move forward from their difficulties. The Support Workers are integral to the development of the young people.

The Support Worker job is a permanent full-time job paying £23,911 - £25,099 (£10.51-£10.91) plus sleep ins and offers fully funded qualifications, free meals and weekend overtime enhancement.

My client will consider applications from graduates with relevant degree, candidates with no practical experience but genuine passion for working with young people.

The successful candidate must have

  • Experience working with children or young people in some capacity (children's social care, youth work, volunteering or interest in psychology, youth development and vulnerable young people)
  • Flexibility to work shifts including weekends, evenings, nights and sleep ins
  • Positive mentality who is resilient, empathetic and has a genuine passion for improving outcomes of young people
  • Clean DBS

If you are looking for your new career path which is challenging but highly rewarding with fully funded qualifications, apply here!