Support Worker Support Worker - Working With Children and Young People Services - Cardiff
Children's Support Worker - Temporary Contract - Competitive Rates of pay, day or night roles available
Your new company
Through Hays you'll be working for a local care provider who offers a range of supported services to children with challenging behaviour and learning disabilities. You will be working with an established team committed to promoting independence. They are currently looking for experienced social care professionals to join their team on short term basis for either day time or night time work. There will be various opportunities moving into the future.
Your new role
As a support worker you will provide person centred care and support to children with learning disabilities and or challenging behaviour. You will engage service users in activities, promoting choice, independence and supporting the development of life skills. You will be part of a close and supportive team structure who are committed to deliver excellent care.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have previous experience supporting vulnerable children within the health and social care sector. Most importantly you need to be someone who has a "can do" attitude, who works on good initiative and be willing to work well as a team to deliver success for the children in your care. Preferably you will have attained the QCF Level 3 Working With Children and Young People qualification. Full training will be provided for a suitable candidate.
What you'll get in return
You will receive a free adults and children's DBS, with weekly competitive pay. You will have access to regular training and be supported to achieve formal qualifications relative to the social care sector. You will be able to work as part of a close team within a very rewarding role.
What you need to do now
If you are interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Tristan from Hays Social Care now on
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