Children's Support Worker

  • Location

    Chard

  • Sector:

    Nursing & Care, Health

  • Job type:

    Temp

  • Salary:

    £10.25 - £20.50 per hour, Benefits: Free DBS, Free meals on shifts, excellent salary.

  • Contact:

    Connor Clifford

  • Contact email:

    cclifford@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    07876 250235

  • Job ref:

    CC-67

  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Duration:

    2 months/Ongoing

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-23

  • Startdate:

    2021-11-23

We are currently looking for a friendly, Children's Support Worker to join a great team to be based in Chard, Somerset.
You will support the children and help them towards improved mental health, learning and forming a better life for themselves
 
This is a temporary position to work full time in January and February with the potential to be ongoing.  You will have a full introduction and shadow shifts in December to start in January.
 
You must be physically fit as the children are always out and about doing various activities including bike riding, swimming, days out etc. you must also have a full driving license and be over the age of 21 for insurance purposes so that you can drive the company car for work activities.
 
What you will do:
Teaching independence
Using life skills, you will assist with the care of our children and young people and enrich their lives.
Creating memories
Take part in a range of interesting recreational events including bike riding, swimming and days out
Building relationships
You will create positive relationships with the children, meeting their needs whilst keeping them safe
Supporting Behaviour
You will meet a variety of children and young people, some of whom may require high levels of supervision and support.
 
Shifts:
This role involves working just 10 shifts per month with 9 paid sleep ins in return for an excellent salary.
 
Hours:
0730-2300 +sleep ins 2300-0800 - Actual hours/days of work to be discussed at Interview.
 
Pay rates:
Monday to Friday £10.25
Saturday £10.75
Sunday £11.25
Sleep ins £74 per sleep in
Bank Holidays – Double Time
 
Benefits:
Free enhanced DBS
Free meals on shifts
Paid Overtime for any meetings/training.

If you are interested or know someone who would be prefect for this role, get in touch today!!