Youth Support Practitioner / Support Worker

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
8.00 - 12.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
28 May 2021
Closes
24 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
Youth Support, Practitioner, Support Worker, Young Persons, Bedford, Care Assistant

Support Worker roles in Milton Keynes

Your new company

Hays are supporting a young person's supported living facility who care, empower and encourage young adults to live a full and self-sufficient life.

Your new role

In this rewarding role you will be supporting young adults below the age of 18. Duties will range from encouraging service users to be self-sufficient such as cooking, cleaning, applying for higher education / work and managing finances. There will be elements of escorting them to appointments and helping with medication. The service users have a range of complex needs such as mental health, CSE, self-harm and learning disabilities.

What you'll need to succeed

To be considered for shifts, you will need to have at least 6 months experience in a similar environment.

You ideally will be:

Medication Trained
Epilepsy Trained
Autism Trained
Peg Feeding trained
Adept in the use of MARSH sheets and incident recording
Comfortable providing personal care

You will also require the right to work in the UK such as British/EU passport or residence card with rights to work. Alongside this you will require an National Insurance ID. It will also be a benefit if you are on the DBS update service.

What you'll get in return

Weekly opportunities for hours in a variety of organisations including: Waking Nights
Sleep ins
Day shifts - 08:00 - 20:00

What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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