Job type: Temporary
Salary: £13.00 – £18.00 per hour
An exciting opportunity has become available for someone dedicated and passionate about helping vulnerable children and young people. These roles are based in a residential setting aiming to provide a loving homely environment and keeping every child’s specific needs at the forefront. The role will involve:
- Building positive relationships and offering a safe and secure space for young people to grow and succeed.
- Dealing with a range of individual needs such as mental health and challenging behaviour.
- Planning and taking children on days out and various activities.
- Helping children with daily routines while promoting independence in areas such as housework and cleanliness.
As an ideal candidate for this position you will:
- Have experience in this setting or similar.
- Have experience with children and young people.
- Have a caring and empathetic nature.
- You can adapt well in unpredictable or sensitive situations.
- You will be enthusiastic in your approach with children and be striving to deliver the highest quality of life as possible.
To be considered with Prospero:
- Must have a current DBS on the update service or willing to obtain one
- Desirable to drive or willing to travel locally.
- Complete relevant E learning modules
- Holding a Level 3 or equivalent in Children & Young People would be desirable but not essential.
What we offer to you:
- Competitive rates of pay
- Free ongoing training and support both online and practical
- One to one support with a personal consultant
- LocationStoke On Trent, Staffordshire
- PositionChildren’s Support Worker
- Type of workSocial Work
- Contract/position start date15/11/2021
- Full/Part timeFlexible hours available mixture of shifts.
- Minimum rate of pay£13.00 - £18.00 per hour
You will possess relevant experience in this setting or similar. You will be striving to deliver the highest quality life for the children as possible. You can adapt well in unpredictable or sensitive situations and have an empathetic and caring nature.