Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: £8 - £9 per hour
Posted: 5 months ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Katie Whelan- Fox

Support Worker

Job Description

Location: Glenfield, Leicestershire
Salary: £8.00 - £9.00 per hour
Job type: Temp to perm

Hours: Full time / Days and sleep in's
Start date: Immediate start subject to satisfactory References and DBS

Barker Ross Health and Social Care are currently recruiting for a Children's Support Worker on behalf of a client based near Glenfield in Leicestershire. This will involve supporting children with Challenging behaviour, EBD and sexual trauma.

Job details:

  • Providing high quality care to children and young people, identifying needs and preferences for each individual
  • Supporting children and young people with challenging behaviour, emotional behaviour disorder and related challenging behaviours
  • Encourage good community relationships and liaising with children's families and carers
  • Accurately report, record and maintain records as required, adhering to care plans
  • Assist with all aspects of catering and domestic duties as and when required
  • Report any deficiencies in the service of whatever nature to the service manager or nurse manager
  • Person centred support plans and risk assessments are created in partnership with the young person, their family, school, other professionals and social workers
  • Ensuring the young people are attending education and any other appointments
  • Attending meetings with young people including therapy sessions, ensuring any concerns, refusal to attend or feedback is reported to the management team
  • Maintaining high standards of childcare and to flexible in adapting to meeting the children and young peoples needs
  • Providing one to one support, day to day activities, days out and group trips
  • Various hours of work available on working rota including long days and sleep ins

Must have 6 months experience within health and social care

Practical Moving and Handling Certificate

NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care or Children and Young People

Full UK drivers licence

If this is a role you are interested in please contact Jade at Barker Ross Health and Social Care on 0115 9418131 or apply online to this advert.


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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