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Young People Support Worker

  • Location:

    Kingston upon Thames, London

  • Sector:

    Specialist social care

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £10 per hour

  • Contact:


  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    27/01/21 15:51:00

Job Description

BS Social Care Croydon is currently looking for young people support workers who have experience supporting young people with varied learning disabilities.

We are working with a number of organisations in Kingston upon Thames, that provide supported living services, residential care homes, day centres and outreach programs for young people who have mild to complex needs. Our clients are looking for candidates who have a genuine passion to improve the lives of others.

As a recruiter of vulnerable people, we are interested in speaking with candidates who understand their responsibilities of providing a safe and supportive environment that seeks to promote independence where possible. You will be an experienced support worker, who understands person centred support and is able to adapt to the needs of your client. You will be able to read, understand and follow care/support plans. You will be experienced in managing and de-escalating challenging behaviours. You will have an understanding of assessing risks and safeguarding adults from harm.

If you think you have the right skills, and you are passionate about making a positive difference to vulnerable peoples lives, then we have great opportunities just for you! We are seeking candidates who are able to commit to a minimum of 30 hours per week. Whether you are looking for a full time role, or a temporary position to add hours, then get in touch now!

- Minimum of 6 months experience supporting vulnerable young people with learning disabilities
- Understanding of learning disabilities AND Challenging behaviour
- Team Teach training
- SCIPS Training
- Challenging behaviour training
- Behaviour management training
- Qualifications specific to learning disabilities

£10.00 - £12.00 PH

Please send your CV for more information on our current vacancies.


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