Youth Support Worker-TEMP-Croydon & Sutton-£10phr

Recruiter
The Recruitment Shop Ltd
Location
Croydon
Salary
£10 per hour
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Our client is looking for a highly motivated and energetic individual who has the enthusiasm to work and help young people. The role will vary but will involve supporting young people to develop personal and social skills and enabling them to grow in confidence and gain resilience. These young adults have come from various backgrounds such as care or substance misuse therefore can be very vulnerable so we are looking for someone who can be a friend but also a professional influence in their lives. This is a temp role offering various opportunities, based in Sutton and Croydon. This client requires you to have a valid DBS preferably on the Update Service with previous experience necessary and the below requirements · experience of working in a supported housing environment · a Support Worker background · experience of working with vulnerable people including young people · experience of people with mental health issues · experience of working with high end need client groups · can be social work qualified or working towards · minimum NVQ level 3 in Youth Work, Health and Social Care, Advice and Support, Children and Young People · able to travel across Croydon and Sutton · clear DBS · understanding of the principles of Person Centred support and associated support plans · housing management- desirable. If you feel this role would suit your enthusiasm for caring for young people, please contact Beth or Steff our care consultants on 0208 240 7884 or APPLY NOW We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75240940