Service: Residential Services
Location: Northern Counties Children's Residential, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 3BB
Contract Type: Zero hours
Hours: Casual hours
Salary: £9.58 per hour
Closing Date: 28 August 2020
Interview Date: tbc
Who We Are
We make it easier for people with disabilities to live, learn and be part of a world adapting to difference. We do this through:
We are an ambitious, entrepreneurial and innovative charitable business working in a person centred way to meet the needs of people with disabilities and their families. We provide a range of high quality and seek out opportunities to inspire and support people with disabilities to achieve their ambitions. We believe that working together as one Foundation we achieve more than individual services would achieve alone. Our influence will be regional, national & international.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Applicants should be aware that the post will only be offered to successful candidates subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances.
Are you a compassionate, caring team player who is committed to making a difference? If so, we want to hear from you!
We believe that our staff are one of our most valuable assets in ensuring that every child in our care is happy and healthy.
We currently have vacancies for Bank Support staff that will be required to work across our range of Children's residential and education services. With a flexible approach we will work around you and your availability.
The role of a Support worker is to provide personal care and support to our service users in accordance with their care plan, ensuring a high standard of care is provided in a safe, positive and stimulating environment. We encourage residents to develop and maintain their skills to live independent and fulfilled lives and promote dignity and respect ensuring choice and control are provided. It is essential that our staff will promote and support this approach.
You will have experience of supporting Children in either a residential or educational setting as well as having experience providing personal care, we are looking for someone who is a team worker with a flexible and positive attitude.
A Moving and Handling certificate is advantageous however in house training will be provided.
Our Children's Services:
An NVQ level 3 in Children and Young People is advantageous but not essential.
If you are interested then apply today.