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Position:

Support Worker, Children’s (SC003)

Salary: £16,285 – £19,226

Location: Wolverhampton

Closing Date: 21st July 2019

Are you interested in making a positive difference to the lives of young people?

Are you a motivated, empathetic, flexible individual who can demonstrate previous experience of working with children who have specialist and complex health and care needs?

Who we are looking for:

  • People who have a sincere passion for empowering those with physical and learning disabilities to access community, health, education and leisure facilities.
  • People who believe in promoting the independence of young people to enable them to lead a person centred, fulfilling and fun childhood
  • Team players who are motivated by supporting young people to live structured, stable, happy and safe lives in a residential setting that promotes family experience
  • People who can contribute positively to the wellbeing of young people

Successful applicants will be required to provide a range of support services including help with personal care and helping to develop social skills and home skills to young people in their residential setting. These posts will suit people who are prepared to work rotas comprising of early and late shifts covering weekday and weekends and some ‘sleep in’ duties. Potential candidates would need to be significantly experienced and qualified in line with this

This is a physically demanding role and staff will also need to have the confidence to deal with the challenging behaviours that can present.

Driving would be an advantage.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all our employees to share this commitment.

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!