Children’s Services Practitioner

Mumbles, Swansea
£19,397.00 -22,534.00 pro rata
15 Sep 2016
29 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Part Time

Help us to support those who need help most.


Children’s Services Practitioner

Ref: RS100548

Mumbles, Swansea


33 hours per week

£19,397.00 -22,534.00 pro rata

About us:

Ty Laura provides respite for parents who care for children with complex Learning Disabilities, Autism and /or complex physical health care needs. It provides outcome focussed, child centred service to the child while a guest at Ty Laura. We are seeking to employ positive, enthusiastic people to work in Ty Laura.

Your role:

  • Provide direct line support to staff on shift and care for children with various needs while they have a break at Ty laura.
  • Provide outcome and child focused activities.
  • Manage children's care needs including supervision, medication, physical care and safeguarding.

What you’ll need:

  • QCF3 in health & social care.
  • Registered with the Care Council of wales.
  • Experience of working with children and preferable with children with disabilities.
  • Ability to work shifts including weekends and waking nights.
  • To lead a shift of staff to support children with carious needs.
  • Ability to comply with Risk assessments and administer medication (after training).  

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Closing date: 29 September 2016

Action for Children exists to make children’s lives better: now, tomorrow and every day

Committed to quality, equality and valuing diversity, we welcome applications that reflect the cultural diversity of the communities within which we work.  Registered charity no. 1097940. Company no. 4764232. Charity registered in Scotland SC038092.