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Position:

Support Worker, Children’s (BC002)

Salary: £15,472 – £17,160

Location: Staffordshire, Lichfield, Cannock, Hednesford, Norton Canes, Burntwood, Rugeley, Tamworth and Heath Hayes

Closing Date: 1st September 2019

Progress Care Solutions is a specialist provider of care services for young people with disabilities and complex needs.

We are looking for individuals to deliver targeted work with children, young adults with SEND. You will be required to provide support either in their own home or to attend existing community-based resources and opportunities.

This will support the achievement of identified individualised person-centred outcomes over a set period. The outcomes will be specific to the individual young person, however, one example may be to assist someone to learn how to cook a meal for themselves or their family.

Within that, you would be expected to assist the young person to consider all aspects of the task. Beginning with budgeting, through to risk assessing a kitchen environment and understanding hazards, choosing and navigating a recipe and finally making and eating!

Another example may be assisting a young person to build their confidence levels enough to be able to access different community activities and not be isolated at home.

Within this support, there may be a requirement with the personal care needed. Experience of working with people with additional needs in a community setting is essential and driver desirable.

APPLY ONLINE FOR THIS VACANCY

Complete the interactive application form to apply.

If you have any issues in completing the application form please email enquiry.recruitment@progresscare.co.uk

Good luck!