support worker in andover

posted
job type
permanent
salary
£ 8.24 per hour
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job details

posted
location
andover, south east
job category
social care
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 8.24 per hour
experience
Children services
reference number
CJ328763
phone
0203 870 6355
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job description

Are you looking to work with children and young people?

Our client has a beautiful service located in central Andover that supports young people from the ages of 9-19 years old. The service is made of 7 homes and has 6 children per home. This role is more about promoting independence rather than doing things for the young people: if you are looking for a stimulating role that has no personal care, this is a job for you- we are currently recruiting for support workers to join their team.

Location: Andover central

Pay: £8.24/ Hour

Benefits:



* Fully paid NVQ level 3
* A competitive salary
* Weekly pay
* Accrued Holiday pay (PAYE)
* On-site parking
* A dedicated consultant


Responsibilities:



* Supporting in a therapeutic way on a day to day basis
* Supporting and engaging with the young people through various activities on and off-site
* Assisting in driving the home's cars to take the young people to off-site activities
* Ensuring that the young people are in a safe and homely environment
* Updating paperwork in a timely manner


What is required?



* You will need to be a driver due to the nature of this role.
* You must be able to work a two-week rolling rota made up of earlies and lates
* Shift patterns are as follows: 7:30am - 3pm / 2:30pm - 10:00pm

If you feel this is the right role for you please call 020 3870 6355 and ask for Charm.
If you know someone that would be good for this role, refer them in and be up for winning a £300 refer a friend voucher!


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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.

skills

be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,competent at dealing with all stakeholders,critical thinking,emotional intelligence,empathy,handling medication,non-judgemental,oral communication,organisational,passionate,patience,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),resilient,show initiative,time management,tolerance,understanding,work well under pressure,written communication