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Experienced Support Worker (11 - 18 Years Olds) - Drivers

  • Location:

    Banwell, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Medical and Healthcare, Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £18540 - £22320 per annum + Benefits

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Job Description

A small independent Children Services are recruiting for Support Workers for their 3 bed residential care home in Banwell, Avon (Somerset). You will be supporting 11 - 18 year olds who have EBD, attachment disorder, substance mis-use and may 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)
- Support with free time and encouragement with activities when children come home from school, weekends and half term. Taking children on trips and holidays
- No personal care

Qualifying candidates:
- Have experience working in similar environment due to the complexity of behavior
- Must be 21 years old or over
- Must have a driving licence but you don`t need a car

Contract / Terms:
- Salary is £18,540 per annum = £9.51 an hour + £35 per sleep (£3,780)
- 24 hour shift patterns 12pm - 11pm SLEEP 7am - 12:30pm
- Full time 37.5 hours a week, 9 / 10 shifts a month
- Mondays to Friday plus alternative weekends

Benefits (pro rota):
- Excellent induction, training and development programme
- Chance to complete a free NVQ / QCF qualification whilst you work
- 214 hours paid holiday
- Free onsite parking
- Pension scheme

If you have the right skills or experience for this role; then please call Jeet on 0117 9486300 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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