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Support Worker

Posted 23 January by Prophet Care Recruitment Ended

At Prophet Care Recruitment we are currently looking for enthusiastic and caring Support Workers for temporary shifts within this children's residential home in Southend-On-Sea. The homes provide support for children aged 7 - 18 with emotional behavioral difficulties and learning disabilities.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS / EXPERIENCE:

Minimum one year’s experience in working with children and young people who have learning disabilities and other needs
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’s needs
Ability to work autonomously and productively as part of a team
Knowledge of food hygiene/manual handling/health & safety standards and practices
NVQ 3 in Care
Flexibility for shift work and sleep ins on a rota basis

The shift patterns are below:

-Wake Night - 10pm to 8am
-Early Shift - 7.45am to 3.15pm
-Late Shift - 2.45pm - 10.15pm
-Long Day - 7.45am - 10.15pm

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

Reference: 32679625

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