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Support Worker – Children with Learning Disabilities in Thornbury

Job Reference: CS-458

Job Start Date: 25 January 2018
Position Type: Long Term / Permanent

Sector: Support Work
Role: Support Worker
Subject: Children, Learning Difficulties
Location: Gloucestershire, Thornbury


About the job

Prospero Health and Social Care are looking for Children’s Support Workers. Our client is a provider of education and care for children, young people and adults with special educational needs and disabilities. They are currently looking for  enthusiastic Support Workers to join a dynamic care team in a Residential setting.

About the Company:

  • Our Client is dynamic and a fantastic place to work for, they have a positive approach towards the children and are surrounded by a unique setting.
  • The school and homes support children and young people aged 6-19 years old with communication and learning difficulties.
  • Training provided.

About the role as a Children’s Support Worker:

  • Support service users in achieving positive and meaningful outcomes in line with person-centered plans.
  • Contribute to the process of implementing and evaluating individual support plans, risk assessments etc.
  • To arrange and participate in activities such as swimming, horse riding, walks etc.
  • Promote and ensure the well-being of children and staff including the safe administration, monitoring and recording of medication.
  • Keep care records up to date in line with Ofsted requirements and best practice.

About the ideal Children’s Support Worker:

  • Resilient, caring and emphatic with a focus on achieving a high level of quality service.
  • Level 2 Child Care diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 2 references to cover a period of 5 years.
  • Up to date DBS or willing to apply for one.

Please apply if you are interested and would like to find out more or call Lily on 0117 428 0066. Recommend a friend scheme available of £50. Please contact us to find out more. We look forward to hearing from you.