Children's Support worker

Recruiter
Health and Social Care Jobs
Location
Mitcham, Kingston Upon Thames (City/Town), London (Greater)
Salary
£8.50 - £9.00 per hour
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Expires
20 Sep 2017
Ref
ZL/3825/SW/KINGSTON
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client is seeking Childrens Support Workers in the Croydon area of London to provide personal care and support to young people and children in residential care. This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly experienced and outstanding provider of support for individuals aged 8-18 years old with complex needs and challenging behaviour.
 
Are you an ambitious individual in looking for full time, flexible work and looking for a job where you are motivated to making a difference to individuals lives? You will be joining a company who are friendly and value all their staff and offer great career opportunities.

As a Children's Support Worker, you will go the extra mile for every individual. You will be supporting children and young people through every aspect of their daily life. Your responsibilities will involve:
·    Supporting each individual through their education as well as making lifestyle choices
·    Encourage children to take part in social activities, build friendships with peers and pursue their hobbies
·    Offer ongoing support and enable them to achieve their goals and aspirations 
·    Form strong bonds with each child, building confidence and self esteem


What experience will you need?
To be a Children's Support Worker you will need to have at least 6 months experience working with children and young people with learning disabilities or complex needs. You will also be willing to complete a level 3 in residential childcare. 
Above all you will have the motivation and dedication to support each individual through the bad and the good!

Hours, salary & benefits:
·    Full time hours- 40 hours per week.
·    Alternate weekends
·    £8.50 - £9.00 per hour
·    Excellent training and support

If you are excited about this role as a Children's Support Worker and would like further information then please click on apply and we will contact you!