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Support Worker - Care Leavers

  • Salary: £8 - £11 per hour
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Date posted: 31-01-2019
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Support Work, Social Care
  • Job type: Temporary / Shift Work
  • Job reference: SCT - O - EG_1548933342

Support Worker required to work for a Care Leavers Service in Reading. You will be joining a small team working with young care leavers aged 16-21 years.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience working with young people, challenging behaviour, good verbal and written English.





Duties as a support worker include:

  • Supporting young care leavers
  • Supporting with meal prep, cooking and budgeting in the home
  • Encouraging positive behaviours
  • Support duties 1-1
  • Assisting them in the community with appointments such as options, estate agents
  • Assisting with job applications, CV writing, interview preparation
  • Record keeping
  • Incident reports
  • Helping maintain cleanliness of the premises

Hourly Rate for Support Worker:

£8.50-£11.00 per hour

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Emily Game on 0118 948 5555 for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this Support Worker role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Care, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!