therapeutic support worker in andover

job type
£ 8 per hour
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job details

andover, south east
job category
social care
job type
working hours
£ 8 per hour
Children services
reference number
0203 870 6355
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job description

Do you want to work in care and help vulnerable children? Then we are looking for you!

We are currently recruiting in partnership with our client for full time workers with the passion for providing high quality, person centred care for children and young people who suffer from conditions such as ADHD, Autism and Aspergers.

Location: Andover

The pay starts at £8.00/ hour , start date immediately

Early Shift - 7.30am-3.00pm and Late Shift - 2.30pm-10pm

Benefits for you:

* Regular working hours through recruitment agency
* Opportunity to work for a well known organisation and go permanently
* on site parking
* Happy App - discount in shops

The Role:

* Help create a safe and acceptable atmosphere for the children and young people
* Supporting children and young people with managing their behaviour through positive approach
* To support at all times the long term aim for student independence by encouraging the growth of these skills, but to nonetheless assist, when appropriate, with the physical and personal care of the students.
* To attend appropriate in-service training as required by the job role.
* Engage children and young people with various activities indoors and outdoors

Essential skills:

* Passionate about improving the lives of others
* A positive role model and ability to work as part of a team
* Flexible in working the shift patterns on a rota basis including weekends
* Ability to prioritise and respond to differing demands as required at work
* Knowledge of young people who have complex and multiple learning disabilities including challenging behaviour

Please apply if the following applies:

* Must be a DRIVER
* Willing to do personal care
* Passionate in helping vulnerable children and young people
* Flexible with shifts (Earlies & Lates)
* Available Full time

If you wish to be part of the successful team and make a difference in people's life please apply with your CV or call Charm today on 02038706355

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.


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