Family Support Worker - Children with Complex Needs

Hornchurch, Greater London, England
RM12 4XG
Pay
£ 17000 - 24000 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Newly qualified, Studying / Unqualified
Posted
29 Nov 2019
Closes
29 Dec 2019

Job Description

Family Support Worker - Children with Complex Needs

Hornchurch  

Full time, including days and weekend work.  

Holding drivers' licence and owning a care is essential.  

£17k - £24k per annum.    

Permanent  

   

Remit  

Compass Associates are working closely with a reputable independent fostering agency to recruit an experienced Family Support Worker to join their team in Harrow. With a consistent 'Outstanding' rating from Ofsted, our client requires a dedicated and motivated individual to travel around Harrow and its surrounding areas (including Hertfordshire) supporting families and looked after children within their remit. The role requires a successful candidate to help provide Therapeutic Led Care (TLC) programmes and help young people with their home life, schooling and extracurricular activities, offering carers respite.    

     

The Candidate    

A successful candidate will be an energetic and enthusiastic individual. They must have a background of either working with young people in fostering, working with children with special needs, complex needs and challenging behaviours and will be experienced in dealing with challenging behaviour and mental health support. Our client is searching for a passionate candidate, capable of building effective relationships and supporting development through Therapeutic Led Care programmes while working with a colleagues to establish care plans. All potential candidates must hold a full clean driver's license and provide their own car.    

     

Requirements    

** Must have experience managing challenging behaviours and providing TLC    

** Willingness to undergo an enhanced DBS check    

** Experience working with young people in a fostering environment    

** A full clean driver's license and your own vehicle    

** A passionate, motivated and energetic individual    

     

Location    

The office for this role is commutable from Romford, Woolwich, Grays, Stratford and other surrounding areas.  

     

Contact                

If you would like to be considered for this promising opportunity, please contact Gemma Lee directly on Applyor Apply. Alternatively, you can email an updated CV to Apply  

     

Recommendations        

Compass offer an excellent referral fee of £200 John Lewis vouchers for each successfully placed recommendation.

Ref: GL/HQ00028403

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