Support Worker - Children

Posted 10 March 2023
Salary £22000 - £23500 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Care
Contact NameMark Beaver

Job description

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

My client, a highly regarded local care 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 in Reading, Berkshire.

The home deliver personalised, positive outcomes led 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 £23,500 (based on 37.5 hours plus 1 x sleep in a week)

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!