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Support Worker - Challenging Behaviour

  • Salary: £8 - £9 per hour
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Date posted: 06-10-2017
  • Sector: Support Work, Social Care
  • Job type: Temporary / Shift Work
  • Job reference: SupportWorkRd_1507286483

Support Workers - Reading/Berkshire

£8 - £9.50 per hour

Our client, a small young person's residential home in Reading requires several support workers on a daily/ nightly basis to support young individuals with Educational Behavioural Difficulties . We are looking for resilient, encouraging, compassionate support workers who have excellent communication skills. Not one day is the same in this role, so as a support worker you need to be adaptive, patient and open to working alone or with a team.

Shift Patterns - Monday- Sunday

Daily Hours 8am - 3pm / 3pm -10pm

Waking Nights - 9.30pm - 7.30am

Do you:

  • Want work now?
  • Want a hassle free on boarding process?
  • Want to be registered and ready to go in 3 days (with portable DBS)?
  • Have a choice of where to work, how many hours and how frequent?

Then PLEASE continue reading …

What should all Support Workers expect?

  • Fantastic rates of pay, including increased rates for waking nights and weekends
  • Flexible hours to suit; Morning / Afternoon shifts: Long Day shifts: Waking Night shifts and Sleep ins
  • A diversity of clients so you can pick and choose your place of work
  • Punctual, friendly and professional communication from your dedicated recruitment consultant
  • Temp to Permanent opportunities if you enjoy your place of work

Essential Requirements:

  • Experience as a Care / Support Worker
  • Experience working with young people
  • Experience / Understanding of challenging behaviour
  • Confident communicator
  • Resilience / Tolerance

Desirable Requirements:

  • NVQ Level 3 in Residential Childcare
  • Car Driver

For a further discussion on this position and many others please call Katie Baker on 01189485555 or apply today!