Children's Support Worker

Vetro Recruitment
20801.00 GBP Annual
16 Jul 2017
21 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a Support Worker or wanting to become a Support Worker for children with Learning Disabilities?

This is a residential school and home for learners (5-19) with moderate/severe learning difficulties, autistic spectrum disorder and associated problems such as speech & language and other emotional and behavioural difficulties.

Salary: GBP17,741 - GBP20,801 (depending on experience).

Hours: 37 hours per week, 7 days a week (rota basis), 52 weeks a year.


  • 33 days paid holiday.
  • All training is offered by their highly skilled team.
  • 12 week induction.

What you Need:

  • Must be a driver due to the location of the setting.
  • Must have a desire to support young adults with learning disabilities.
  • Previous experience working with adults with learning difficulties, challenging behaviour, autism, epilepsy or mental health is essential.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and work on your own initiative.
  • To be able to deal with challenging behaviour is essential.
  • NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care or equivalent is desirable.
  • You must be able to do shift work and some night work.
  • Being a sporty person is a bonus due to one of the individuals being particularly into bike riding.


  • To promote the tenants independence.
  • To support tenants in their own home and in the community.
  • To adhere and maintain confidentiality.
  • To work in partnership with the School.
  • To promote equal opportunities.
  • Support tenants with activities.
  • To maximise their day to day lives to achieve was each individuals wishes and preferences are.
  • To observe their health and wellbeing.
  • Complete all required training.
  • To complete all domestic tasks.
  • To keep accurate records.

If you are interested in the above position and would like to find out more, APPLY

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Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

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