Are you inspired by supporting children with learning disabilities and other needs? Are you looking to progress in a highly rewarding role?
Prophet Care Recruitment are currently looking for outgoing and caring individuals to join our ever-growing team. This permanent support worker role is within a children’s specialist residential home in Hertfordshire. The home provides education and support for children ages 5-19 with epilepsy and other complex needs.
Experience is not essential but is extremely desirable, as our client will fully support you with 6 days orientation and on-going training, monthly one to ones with your manager and regular meetings with your qualification assessor for support and guidance, whilst gaining a level 3 qualification in Health & Social care, if you do not already have this.
ESSENTIAL SKILLS / EXPERIENCE:
1-year experience in working with children and young people who have learning disabilities and other needs is desired
NVQ 3 in Care desired but not essential An understanding of the needs of children and young people with learning disabilities
Experience of providing care to people with learning disabilities
Physically fit and able to undertake safe manual handling practices
Good verbal and written communication skills
Good telephone manner and good level of spoken English
Observant and sensitive to a Service User who needs Ability to work autonomously and productively as part of a team
Knowledge of food hygiene/manual handling/health & safety standards and practices
Various benefits provided, inc, 33 days annual leave (Including bank holidays), Staff benefits including high street discounts, company pension, weekend enhancements and overtime opportunities!
Interested? Apply Now!
We are registering support workers now, so apply quickly to book your place!
PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK. All candidates will be subject to a variety of checks including eligibility to work in the UK, an enhanced DBS and full reference checks. For more information on the role please apply for the role, and we will contact you within 24 hours of your application
- Learning Disabilities
- Residential Homes
- Challenging behaviour