children's therapeutic support worker in new malden

posted
job type
permanent
salary
£ 19,500 per year
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job details

posted
location
new malden, south east
job category
social care
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 19,500 per year
experience
Children services
reference number
CJ316097E
phone
0203 870 6355
apply now

job description

Imagine if you had the key for a door that someone was locked behind- what would you do?

Being a children's support worker, you have the ability to provide support and care for vulnerable young people who may feel trapped.

Benefits:



* Free training and certificates
* The opportunity to work alongside the largest recruitment agency in the world
* A dedicated consultant for support and guidance
* Rewarding work with children

The role involves supporting children between the ages of 6 to 19 with autism and learning disabilities in a residential/educational complex. You will be taking part in a number of activities with the children on a daily basis such as painting and board games.

Other responsibilities include:



* Acting as a positive role model, providing guidance and support
* Supporting children with autism and learning disabilities
* Updating records and recording information
* Maintaining the house and doing any necessary household duties
* Demonstrating a positive and therapeutic approach to children's behaviour, which may be challenging

Key Requirements for this role:



* Experience of working with children is not essential but is preferred
* You must be able to work a set rota
* You must demonstrate compassion and empathy

If you are looking for a role working with children, we need individuals who can go above and beyond are looking to achieve positive change.

What is the next step?

Please call Reiss on 0203 870 6355. If you have an online portable DBS then we will aim to get you into work within seven days if you are successful at interview.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.