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  • Location:

    St Helens

  • Sector:

    Care & Supported Housing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £18000 - £31000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sophie Wheal

  • Contact email:

    sophie@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

  • Job ref:

    J6663-1

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-12

  • Startdate:

    2022-04-10

  • Liquid error: internal
Support Worker - Children and Young People
North West- St Helens
Up to £23,000 per annum

We are looking for experienced individuals who pride themselves on being able to support individuals with specific learning disabilities and Autism. 

The role is based within one, 2-4 bedded homes in Ormskirk and surrounding areas, providing support to children and young people with certain learning difficulties and Autism. 

As a support worker, you will work alongside other support workers, senior support workers, deputy manager and a registered manager providing OFSTED standard care and support to children and young people. 


Responsibilities:
  • Offer care and support to children and young people with learning disabilities and autism.
  • Create a positive relationship with each individual child
  • Support at the home and in the community 
  • Ensure you will create positive outcomes for each individual child
  • Medical distribution (where required)
  • Personal care (when required)
  • Manage and update care plans 
  • Ensuring all support and care meets company standards and OFSTED regulations 
  • Work with the residential staff to provide 24/7 care


Pay:
  • £10.50- £11.50 per hour depending on experience.
  • £60 per sleep

Hours:
  • 2 on 4 off (includes sleep)
  • Full time, permanent contract


Experience and qualifications:

Paid experience within the care and support sector (essential)
  • NVQ Level 3 in children and young people (desirable)
  • Drivers (desirable)
  • Experience working alongside children with learning difficulties and specific needs (desirable)
 
If this position sounds of interest, please click "Apply". One of the Vetro team will be in touch to talk about the role in more detail and your experience.
 
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