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Support Worker - Care Leavers Service

  • Salary: £9 - £11 per hour + + sleep-in charge
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Date posted: 23-08-2019
  • Sector: Social Care
  • Job type: Temporary / Shift Work
  • Job reference: SCT - EG_1566570688

Bank Staff urgently needed for a Young Care Leaver Service based in Reading.

Duties include supporting young people with appointments in the community such as opticians, doctors' appointments, budgeting, meal prep, food shopping.

You must have experience with 1-1 key working with young people in a semi-independent environment and be flexible to pick-up last-minute shifts an various times throughout the week. Shifts are usually given a week in advance.


  • Key sessions available, variety of timings from 09:00am -19:00pm

Shifts available Monday - Sunday 7:30-22:00 or 7:30-14:30 or 14:30-22:00

Sleep-in 22:00-07:30am

What's on Offer:

  • Regular Hours Monday - Sunday
  • Training opportunities
  • Opportunity for permanent employment


  • NVQ level 3 or above in children and young people or equivalent
  • Experience working 1-1
  • Experience following care plans
  • Good verbal and Written English

Rate of Pay:

£9.00 per hour - £11.00 per hour depending on payment method + Sleep-in Rate

If you are interested in this opportunity to work as a Support Worker for a reputable care provider, then please apply. Alternatively, you can send your CV to or call Emily Game on 01189485555.