support worker - children with autism in reading

job type
£ 8.50 per hour
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job details

reading, south east
job category
social care
job type
working hours
£ 8.50 per hour
Children services
reference number
0207 421 4450
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job description

Are you passionate in helping children with challenging behaviour?

We are currently recruiting for our client in Reading area for support workers supporting children between the ages of 7-13 years old in order to provide a safe environment for children to play and work. The rates of pay start from £9-£11 an hour and the shift patterns vary based on the needs of the service. Sleep in's may also be required and these are a bulk payment. Shift timings could be as follows, 11:00-23:00pm with a sleep in finishing at 11:00am the next day.

A typical day would involve:

* Conducting leisure activities with the children such as bike rides , going to swimming pools, camping , youth clubs, going to the cinema
* Act as key worker
* Updating medical records
* Cleaning the house and doing any necessary household duties
* Driving the house car, escorting children to contact visit's with parents
* Providing a positive approach to children's behaviours

Key Requirements for this role:

* Experience of working with children with EBD
* Knowledge and understanding of childcare
* Being able to drive

If you are interested and available please call Anne Connaughton at 0203 870 6355, option 1 or click apply or email

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.