Waking Night Support Worker
Liverpool, Merseyside, England
On behalf of our client we are looking for a Waking Night Support Worker who personally wants to make a difference in the lives of young people with Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties and or Mild to Moderate Learning difficulties.
You must have at least 12 months experience working within a care setting with young people or challenging behaviour preferred but not essential and have Knowledge of the Children Act and other relevant legislations. Diploma Level 3 or NVQ Level 3 in Children and Young People is also preferred.
You must ensure the needs of all young people in the home are met by providing a consistent and efficient service congruent with the organisation’s aims, objectives and philosophy.
You will be required to meet the physical, emotional, behavioural, cultural and educational needs of young people. To work within the child protection/safeguarding policy and practice Engaging with the children and young people and being pro-active. Providing support for young people in all aspects of their education and extra-curricular activities. Giving advice and support on daily activities & instilling life skills Helping young people gain self-control by challenging unacceptable behaviour and rewarding acceptable, pro-social conduct Ensuring that each young person’s care plan is followed and amended as appropriate to reflect their challenging needs. To work alongside the young people to help develop a true sense of identity and feel of self worth.
For further information on this vacancy contact Adem Dervish on Apply
- £ 8.00 - 8.50 Per hour
- Full time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 15 Sep 2017
Closes 15 Oct 2017
This job was posted to: Support worker