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Floating Residential Support Worker

  • Location:

    East London, London

  • Sector:

    Services for children

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £12 per hour

  • Contact:


  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    26/05/21 17:44:00

Job Description

{{{{{ !!!!!!!!!Floating Children / YP Support Workers That Drive!!!!!!!!!! }}}}

As a Floating support worker, you will be driving at work (Company Care Provided) from several different homes with a small caseload of care leavers, supporting them to sustain their tenancies, access mental and physical health services and engage with Education, Training and Employment (ETE) schemes; whilst promoting independence and social inclusion


If Successful you will be On Offered:
- On-going training and support with refreshers
- Flexible working hours both Full / Part Time for Good Work life balance
- £12 + Per Hour
- Holiday Pay Accruals
- Pension Contribution
- Flexible Shifts available Mon - Sun shifts 11am - 7pm, 9pm - 9am,

Requirements for the role:
- You will need an enhanced current Registered DBS on the updated service or a new one to be done
- MINIMUM 1 YEAR WORKING EXPERIENCE within young people`s setting preferably a residential setting
- A clean driving licence to drive company car

The Organisation provides warm caring family style homes for looked after children 16+ with emotional learning, social and behavioural difficulties who for reasons YP are unable to live at home with their family/Guardians. The settings are mainly semi-independent living, shared accommodation, support and care to vulnerable young people preparing to leave Care

Skills beneficial For This Role Are:
Holistic Person-Centred Approach
Experience in Crisis Intervention
Experience in Creative Planning
Experience Child - Focused Individual Care Pathways
Detailed Report Writing
Control and Restraint Training
Experience in Supporting Young People in Care
Experience in Supporting EBD
Experience in Supporting Challenging Behaviour
Experience in Child Sexual Exploitation
Experience in Self Harming

If you are interested in this opportunity please contact Terence Brown on 0208 519 7220 or email your CV


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