Support Worker

Carnforth, Lancashire
CGP_162287_1569486132
Date Posted:26 Sep 2019
  1. Learning Support Assistant
£60.00 - £80.00 per day + 30 Free Accredited CPD Courses
  1. Long-term

Support Worker

Carnforth, Lancashire
Tradewind is recruiting!!

Are you a Team Teach Trained Child Support Worker in Kirkby Lonsdale area looking for a full-time position starting as soon as possible until December 2019 with the potential to go permanent?

Tradewind Preston are working in partnership with a 'Outstanding' Residential Children's home. The Children Residential home are looking to recruit an experienced Level 3 Learning Support Worker to work on a 1-2-1 basis. You will be working with children from age 7 - 19 years supporting on a 1-2-1 basis with a child who has complex needs including autism, learning and communication difficulties and personal care maybe required.

The most recent OFSTED graded Residential Children's Home as 'Outstanding'. At the Residential Children home, they aim to ensure that they give them the necessary support to improve their confidence, self-esteem and enable them to become successful within the community.

The ideal candidate for this role will have Team Teach Training and a minimum of 6 months experience working in a Residential Children home environment or have worked extensively with learners with children who have complex needs including autism, learning and communication difficulties and personal care maybe required.

We are looking for:
*Excellent communication and behaviour management techniques
*Support Worker Level or Degree Qualified
*Confidence in dealing with challenging behaviour
*Experience with supporting Children with complex needs including autism, learning and communication difficulties and personal care maybe required.
*Be able to confidently work as part of the team and independently
*Team Teach Trained (not essential)

After visiting the home, I was really impressed with the home. This home also encourages and healthy and active approach to everyday life. The home has a welcoming team of staff and a strong and well-structured SLT.

The home is located of the M6 and A56 which is accessible by car with free car parking.

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact!
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Child Support Worker in Kirkby Lonsdale. Or for more information about the role, contact Christina on 01772 977 333 or Chrissie.Hempstalk@twrecruitment.com

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most. Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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