Support Worker

  • Full Time

Website REAMCARE LTD

Family run business - giving young people a voice

Support Worker – The Lighthouse (Reamcare Ltd)

Location: Raynes Park, SW20

Job Summary:

The Lighthouse Children’s Home provides care for children with autism and learning disabilities and is based in Raynes Park, SW London. This is an excellent opportunity to work flexible hours and to gain experience of working with children and young people with special needs in a caring environment. The home is rated as Outstanding by Ofsted.

Responsibilities:

Supporting children with autism and multiple learning disabilities, who may display challenging behaviour.
Supporting young people to do their favourite things and try new activities at home and also outdoor activities.
Providing high quality care to young people.
Requirements:

Some experience working with autistic and multiple learning disabilities children is preferable but we are open to applicants with little experience but strong motivation
To be able to provide consistency of care and support to the young people
Ability to interact with a range of people/young people
Ability to work as part of a team
Diploma Level 3 children and young people preferable
Good written and spoken English

Benefits for you:

Flexible working hours weekdays and weekends
Opportunity to work for a well-known care organisation
Fully funded induction and in-house training
Partly funded (NVQ) qualification
Excellent opportunity for progression within the company
Full access to 100s of savings and offers available to staff including through the company benefit scheme ( ½ price cinema tickets, 6 % off 20,000 high-street shops, Free Mobile Insurance, Free Tastecard, Save over £300 per year on an Oyster card.)
Fully funded DBS
Minimum Age: 21 years of Age

Salary: £11.50 – £12.05 per hour (£12.05 for candidates with qualification of Children and Young People/Residential Childcare – Diploma Level 3) + potential overtime

Job Type and Hours: The job is full time and will consist of 37.5 hours per week on a shift basis. This includes working some weekends.

Access more information at www.reamcare.co.uk

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

To apply for this job please visit jobs.reamcare.co.uk.


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