Support Worker

Health & Ed Recruitment
Up to £10,000
15 Sep 2020
17 Sep 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Health & Ed Recruitment is a specialist recruitment agency for temporary and permanent professionals in Health & Social Care and Education. They are looking for a passionate Support Worker to join a 24 hour semi-independent unit based in SE London.

The ideal candidate will be working with young adults by developing their skills and participating in their personal interests within a safe and structured environment, helping to make a positive difference in their lives.

Positive attributes include:
  • The ability to work both within a team and independently
  • Positive and proactive mindset with the motive to make a difference to people’s lives
  • The ability to be flexible and approachable
  • Ability to work under pressure, priorities work and meet deadlines

Main duties and responsibilities:
  • Ability to work with young people with challenging behaviour
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team setting
  • Ability to use own initiative to think of solutions
  • Assisting with support plan and support key working plan
  • Provide information, emotional support and deliver group-based support where appropriate

Key requirements:
  • Minimum 1 year working with young people 16+ within a semi-independent setting
  • NVQ Level 3 Children and Young People Workforce