EBD Support Worker
Hays Social Care are looking for an experienced Support Worker to work with children with EBD.
Your new company
Hays Social care are currently recruiting on a permanent basis for residential Support Workers to work with a valued children's home in Ledbury.
The provider we work with service Children in residential settings with needs such as challenging behaviour and EBD. They are fantastic, they truly put the service users at the heart of what they do and therefore are looking for like-minded people to join the team
Your new role
The role involves engaging with young people to promote self-worth, education and community involvement. You will be responsible for encouraging day to day tasks, taking the young people to school, activities and visits where required. You will be conducting risk assessments and update support plans. You will be expected to work shift patterns as required
What you'll need to succeed
You must have previous experience working with children and young people within a residential setting or experience working with challenging behaviour. If you have transferable skills working with adults with complex needs, autism you will also be considered. You must hold a L3 in children and young people or be willing to work towards this. Holding a full driving license is desirable
You will need to be confident in working with adults and have a genuine desire to support the work of the team. For the first 12 weeks you will be payrolled through Hays and paid on a weekly basis.
What you'll get in return
Working as a Support Worker comes with many benefits, including:
* Competitive pay £9.34+ per hour
* Holiday Pay
* Weekly pay
* Free DBS
* £250 reward when you recommend a colleague
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.