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Young Persons Support Worker

  • Location:

    Port Talbot

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  • Salary:

    £11.07 - £12.21 per hour

  • Contact:

    Omar Salmman

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Omar Salmman

Are you a flexible team player with a passion for working with young people? Have you got experience of supporting young people with mental health and complex needs? 

We are recruiting for a number of temporary young persons support workers to join Vetro Housing to support a number of clients within the NPT area in their YP services and hostels. 

Young Persons Support Worker
Location: Port Talbot
Hours: Full time and Part time hours available (shift pattern is flexible, weekdays/weekends)
Shift Pattern: 8am - 8pm / 8pm - 8am 

The focus of the role is to support young people (16+) with living independently within a supported accommodation service. Many of the YP have experienced a range of trauma from an early age and can display challenging behaviour from time to time due to their emotions. You must be approachable, patient, empathetic and be able to build rapport with the young people. 

You will work across a number of young persons hostels throughout NPT on a flexible basis and have the choice to work either days or nights shifts. 

The main duties of a young persons support worker are:
  • Ensuring that the Young People comply with hostel rules and regulations
  • Provide advice, assistance and support to the Young People
  • Act as an appropriate role model to the young people
  • Ensuring that health and safety procedures are explained and adhered to within the service
  • To ensure standards of customer care are to a high standard
What are the benefits of joining Vetro Housing?
  • Company pension scheme
  • Holiday pay
  • Comprehensive Training Package including scheduled ongoing face-to-face training.
  • Plenty of opportunities to maximise earnings and career development.
  • Excellent Rates of pay, weekly pay, and no payroll charges
  • Free online training and subsidised practical training (TMVA,PMVA,PBM)
  • Flexible working hours to suit your needs.
  • Shifts scheduled and booked via Shift App
  • 24-hour support line from Vetro Care
  • 121 personal relationship with Consultant
Due to expansion, Vetro Housing has a number of exciting vacancies similar to the young persons support worker, so if you are looking for a new opportunity within housing-related support then we want to hear from you! 
Click the ‘APPLY’ now and one of the Vetro team will be in touch.
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