Bank Support Workers - Children's Services

Service: Residential Services

Location: Tees House, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 3BB

Contract Type: Zero hours

Hours: Casual hours

Salary: £9.58 per hour

Closing Date: 20 November 2020

Interview Date: tbc

Bank Support Workers - Children's Services

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:

  • Specialist pre-school, primary, secondary and post 16 education services
  • A further education college and a wide variety of day services for adults
  • Residential services for all ages, transition and employability support and a range of training courses and workshops for parents and the professionals, who come to learn with us

Our Vision

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.

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This Role 

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 while promoting dignity and respect.

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:

  • Specialist pre-school, primary, secondary and post 16 education services
  • A further education college and a wide variety of day services for adults
  • Children's Residential services, transition and employability support and a range of training courses and workshops for parents and the professionals, who come to learn with us

An NVQ level 3 in Children and Young People or equivalent is advantageous but not essential.

If you are interested then apply today.

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