Support Worker (Children’s Residential/ Classroom)

EasyWeb NFP
Much Hadham
£17,859 to £20,219
18 Sep 2018
17 Oct 2018
Candidate Services
Full Time
Contract Type
Support Worker (Children’s Residential/ Classroom)

Are you looking for a rewarding career working with children?

Why not join our client's existing teams and make a difference?

Here at our client's Centre they manage a specialist Residential Children’s Home and School for children and young people aged 5 – 19, located within 65 acres of beautiful parkland between the towns of Harlow and Bishops Stortford. Established over 100 years ago their values & commitment to give vulnerable people the best possible quality of life, makes them a special place to work.

Position: Children’s Residential & Classroom Support Worker
Location: Perry Green, Much Hadham
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week 5 days out of 7 days to include a mixture of early shifts and late shifts (07:00 to 14:30 and 14:15 to 21:45 with 20 minutes paid break) and 2 in 4 weekends.
Salary: £17,859 to £20,219 per annum
Benefits: Generous holidays, Childcare Scheme Vouchers, Life Assurance, On-site cafeteria, Contributory pension, On-site free car parking, Discounted gym membership, High street retail / leisure discounts, Employee Assistant Programme, Long Service Awards.

Closing Date: 17 October 2018

About the role:

They are expanding their teams and therefore looking for enthusiastic, caring and compassionate candidates to join the dedicated team of Children’s Residential Home & Classroom Support Workers, to work and support children who have epilepsy and other complex needs. Experience and qualifications are not essential, as they offer training and full development support, through our Trainee RLSA positions.

About you:

Supporting the children and young people using their service to develop into independent, happy, young adults. Assisting them with their day to day routine Helping them learn in class and after school to take part in activities and hobbies Getting them ready for bed. Assisting them with personal care.

A unique role, this job offers variety working across residential and educational services for children and young people and is extremely rewarding. If you are passionate, resilient and want to make a difference, they would love to hear from you.

Level 3 qualifications in Residential Childcare (or equiv.) or Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, is advantageous but not essential.

Although not on a public transport route, our client offers subsidised transport from a range of pick-up points in Harlow, Sawbridgeworth, Bishops Stortford and Thorley. On site accommodation is also available for staff whose home is 50 miles+ from the Centre for up to 24 months.

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Social Care, Voluntary Sector, Healthcare Assistant, Care Staff, Not for Profit, NFP, Administrator, Administration, Admin Assistant, Office Assistant, Office Administrator etc.

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