Children’s Services Worker

Location
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Salary
£16,107 to £17,577 per annum, pro rata
Posted
19 Apr 2017
Closes
10 May 2017
Job Ref
RS101065
Contract Type
Part time permanent
Working Pattern
Part Time
Hours
Part-Time

By doing what's right, doing what's needed, and doing what works for children.

Children’s Services Worker

Ref: RS101065

Kenilworth

Permanent

10 hours per week

£16,107 to £17,577 per annum, pro rata

How we work

Warwickshire Disability offers overnight residential short breaks to children 5-17 with severe learning difficulties and complex needs. The aim of the project is to achieve positive outcome for young people by promoting personal and social development as well as making a positive a positive difference to families by supporting parents.

How you’ll make a difference:

Work directly with children and young people including undertaking personal care tasks. Also light household duties throughout the night, in between checking young people. Working hours will be 10 hours per week on a Saturday waking night 21.30-07.30

What you’ll need:

  • Good understanding of the needs of children with severe learning disabilities.
  • Knowledge of safeguarding and health and safety.
  • Effective communication skills. VQL3 (Social Care) or equivalent is required for the post, and candidates must be willing to undertake this qualification.

How to apply

To apply online, visit our site via the apply link.

Closing date: 10 May 2017

As a charity working for children from every background, we’re big believers in diversity and equality when it comes to recruiting.

Registered charity no. 1097940. Company no. 4764232. Charity registered in Scotland SC038092.