Advance Search

Browse Jobs

Vetro Recruitment

Young Persons Support Worker

Posted a month ago by @ Vetro Recruitment

  • Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
  • Permanent
  • EXCELLENT BENEFITS!!!
  • £27,832 to £30,838 P/Yr
  • Standard
  • Expired - 2 days ago
Skills:

I have a BRILLIANT opportunity for a MOTIVATED and RESILIENT individual to join a Children's residential service in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire as a Young Persons Support Worker, supporting young people aged 10 - 18 years with Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD).

**Due to the nature of the job and the activities involved, we are only able to consider applicants who have a full UK manual driver's licence**

We are looking for a DEDICATED and OUTGOING individual who wants to make a difference in the lives of young people; to enable them to develop socially, emotionally and behaviourally in a setting where they feel safe and cared for.

Salary: £27,832 - £30,838 (sleep allowance included)

Location: Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

Hours: Full-Time, average of 40 hours per week.

Contract: Permanent

Shift pattern: 2 on 4 off / 10 am - 10 pm late shift.

Benefits of a Young Persons Support Worker:


  • Opportunity to complete the Level 4 Children & Young People qualification - fully funded!!!
  • Free meals whilst on shift
  • Getting paid to play computer games and go to theme parks!!!
  • Casual dress code
  • Company pension
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Access to discounts for shopping outlets, restaurants and cinemas
  • Comprehensive Training Package including scheduled ongoing face-to-face training and CPD planning
  • Plenty of opportunities to maximise earnings and career development
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage

Responsibilities of a Young Persons Support Worker:


  • To encourage the young people to do activities and take responsibility for their own lives depending on their age.
  • To keep the homely, friendly culture and environment of the homes.
  • To be able to deal with challenging behaviours when needed.
  • Protect children and young people from risks to their health and welfare.
  • Provide support for the children and young people in the home and promote their independence and well-being.
  • Maintain a safe environment for young people.
  • Ensuring the safety of the students and maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of the individual's; care plan, guidelines, reward system and preferred method of communication.
  • Supporting taxing behaviour safely and sympathetically.
  • Develop and maintain good working relationships with the staff, parents, Social Workers and other professionals that may be involved in the young people's lives such as Psychologists.

Requirements:


  • Experience as a Support Worker, or with Young People is desirable but not essential.
  • Experience within another healthcare or social care setting is desirable but not essential.
  • You must be a car driver as you will be required to transport young people from time to time.
  • You must be over the age of 21.
  • You must be able to commute to Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire.

If you are passionate about the lives of young people and want to make a real difference, supporting young people between the ages of 10 - 18 with EBD, whilst starting on a career path within health & social care - this is the job for you!

Click apply today!!

Similar Jobs
  • Young Persons Support Worker

    Hemel Hempstead

    £27,832 to £30,838 P/Yr

    I have a BRILLIANT opportunity for a MOTIVATED and RESILIENT individual to join a Children's residential service in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire as a Young Persons Support...

  • Young People's Support Worker

    High Wycombe

    £27,832 to £30,838 P/Yr

    I have an AMAZING opportunity for a DRIVEN and MOTIVATED individual to join a children's service in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire as a Young People's Support Worker, supporting 12...

  • Young Person's Support Worker

    Aylesbury

    £27,832 to £30,838 P/Yr

    I have a BRILLIANT opportunity for an ENTHUSIASTIC and EMPATHETIC individual to join a "GOOD" rated children's residential service in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire as a Young...

  • Young Children's Support Worker

    Aylesbury

    £27,832 to £30,838 P/Yr

    I have a BRILLIANT opportunity for an ENTHUSIASTIC and EMPATHETIC individual to join a "GOOD" rated children's residential service in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire as a Young...

  • Young Children's Support Worker

    Aylesbury

    £27,832 to £30,838 P/Yr

    I have a BRILLIANT opportunity for an ENTHUSIASTIC and EMPATHETIC individual to join a "GOOD" rated children's residential service in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire as a Young...

  • Young Person's Support Worker

    Aylesbury

    £27,832 to £30,838 P/Yr

    I have a BRILLIANT opportunity for an ENTHUSIASTIC and EMPATHETIC individual to join a "GOOD" rated children's residential service in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire as a Young...

  • Support Worker

    Hertfordshire

    £27,832 to £30,838 P/Yr

    I have an AMAZING opportunity for an ENTHUSIASTIC and COMMITTED individual to join a children's residential service in Letchworth, Hertfordshire as a Support Worker, supporting 12...

  • Support Worker

    High Wycombe

    £27,832 to £30,838 P/Yr

    I have an AMAZING opportunity for a DRIVEN and MOTIVATED individual to join a children's service in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire as a Support Worker, supporting 12 - 18 years...

  • Support Worker

    Aylesbury

    £27,832 to £30,838 P/Yr

    I have an AMAZING opportunity for an ENTHUSIASTIC and COMMITTED individual to join a children's residential service in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire as a Support Worker, supporting...

  • Support Worker

    Hemel Hempstead

    £27,832 to £30,838 P/Yr

    I have a BRILLIANT opportunity for a MOTIVATED and RESILIENT individual to join a Children's residential service in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire as a Support Worker, supporting...

Apply