support worker in preston

posted
13 August 2019
contact
rio fitzgerald, randstad education
job type
permanent
salary
£ 17,000 - £ 17,062.50 per year, Over time
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posted
location
preston, north west
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 17,000 - £ 17,062.50 per year, Over time
experience
Children services
reference number
CJ369572
contact
rio fitzgerald, randstad education
phone
01772259966

job description

Do you want to make a difference in a child's life?

Would you like to work for a leading company in behavioural care within the UK?

Randstad Education are working on behalf of a Children's home in Preston to recruit a passionate, professionsl and dedicated support worker to work with children and young adults with austisic specturm disorders and challening behaviours.

You will be required to provide support and guidance to the young people's daily lives. This will be in the form of supporting with school, daily activities or general tasks.

The ideal candidate will be patient, social and empathetic in order to establish a long lasting relationship with the children.

Job and Benefits:



* Shift work either 07:30-16:00 or 15:30-22:00 (known 12 weeks in advance)
* Opportunity of overtime
* Additional £35 for a sleep in shift
* 33 days annual leave
* Full training provided
* In depth induction and committed to ongoing training
* Dental insurance
* Travel insurance
* SMART pension option

Randstad Education are committed to safeguarding, promoting the welfare of children, safer recruitment and aims for quality services and equal opportunities for all.

For more information or to apply for this role please contact Rio Fitzgerald on 01772259966 or email rioghnach.fitzgerald@randstadeducation.co.uk

skills

be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,critical thinking,emotional intelligence,empathy,non-judgemental,oral communication,passionate,patience,resilient,show initiative,time management