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Children Support Worker (Challenging / EBD)

  • Location:

    Thornbury, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Education & Training, Medical and Healthcare, Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £17304 - £18304 per annum + Benefits

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Job Description

A well established and reputable organisation is looking for a Support Worker for their residential children home in Thornbury, Bristol. You will be working with children between the age of 6 - 19 year olds who have special educational needs (SEN), Autism, OCD, epilepsy and will display challenging behaviour.

Main Job Role:
- Supporting children through their morning, mealtime and evening routines
- Acting as a professional parent and role model
- Domestic tasks such as cleaning, laundry, shopping and collecting medication
- Liaising & report writing for families and professionals (e.g. Social Workers)
- The company believes in Positive Behaviour Management (PBM) and therapeutic approach like team teach 2 and MAPPA
- Full personal care required from bathing, grooming and getting dressed etc

Qualifying candidates:
- Have life, paid, personal or voluntary experience in care (any setting / sector)
- Must have previous experience in challenging behaviour or EBD / attachment disorder

Contract / terms:
- Salary is £17,304.30 to £18,304 per annum
- Full time (42.5 hours a week) Mondays to Friday plus alternative weekends
- Shifts patterns can vary between 7:30am - 8:30pm and no nights
- You will work 44 week out of 52 weeks per years

- Full training & induction with in-house training on intervention
- Chance to complete a free NVQ / QCF qualification whilst you work
- Free organic meals which are prepared by the cook
- Free onsite parking
- 8 weeks paid holiday (including Bank Holidays)
- Contribution towards stakeholders pension

If you have the right skills or experience for this role; then please call Jeet on 0117 9221130 or email your CV with the job reference number to: Jeet.Kaur @ - thank you and good luck with your job search

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