Brook Street

Children Support Worker (Challenging / EBD)

Brook Street
Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England
£17304 - £17500 per annum + Benefits
01 Jun 2018
29 Jun 2018
Sandie Rutter
Contract Type
Full Time

A well established and reputable organisation is looking for a Support Worker for their residential children home in Thornbury, Bristol. You will be working with children between the age of 6 - 19 year olds who have special educational needs (SEN), Autism, OCD, epilepsy and will display challenging behaviour.

Main Job Role:

  • Supporting children through their morning, mealtime and evening routines
  • Acting as a professional parent and role model
  • Domestic tasks such as cleaning, laundry, shopping and collecting medication
  • Liaising & report writing for families and professionals (e. Social Workers)
  • (PBM) and therapeutic approach like team teach 2 and MAPPA
  • Full personal care required from bathing, grooming and getting dressed etc

Qualifying candidates:

  • Have life, paid, personal or voluntary experience in care (any setting / sector)
  • Must have previous experience in challenging behaviour or EBD / attachment disorder

Contract / terms:

  • Salary is £17,304 - £17,500 per annum = £9 - £9 an hour
  • Full time (42 hours a week) Mondays to Friday plus alternative weekends
  • Shifts patterns can vary between 7:30am - 8:30pm and no nights
  • You will work 44 week out of 52 weeks per years


  • Full training & induction with in-house training on intervention
  • Chance to complete a free NVQ / QCF qualification whilst you work
  • Free organic meals which are prepared by the cook
  • Free onsite parking
  • 8 weeks holiday (including Bank Holidays)
  • Contribution towards stakeholders pension

If you have the right skills or experience for this role; then please email your CV with the job reference number to: - thank you and good luck with your job search

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