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Support Worker | Croydon

Job Title: Support Worker | Croydon
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Croydon, Surrey
Industry:
Salary: £8 - £10 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 - 6 Months
REF: 5SJMDYNO1711_1518691947
Contact Name: Billy Fagg
Contact Email: billyf@4socialwork.com
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Support Worker | London

An exciting opportunity to join a growing organisation in London. We require an experienced Support Worker to work within a residential home team. To be Successful for this role, you are required to have a minimum of 2 years recent Support Worker experience of working within residential setting or in an outreach capacity

The successful Support Worker will have experience of:

  • Learning Disabilities and Leaving Care
  • Care Experience Promote independence of young people in a safe, diverse and person-centred way
  • Safeguard young people from harm
  • Maintain confidentiality, dignity and privacy of young people
  • Support young people in the home and in the community
  • Offer emotional support in an appropriate manner
  • Deal with crisis and maintain resilience
  • Be creative to promote engagement and positive choices of young people
  • Liaise with professionals and family members appropriately
  • Maintain young person's paperwork
  • NVQ Qualified (Minimum Level 2) in a social care related subject

Qualities:

  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Resilient and robust
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Professional
  • An active team player but also able to work on own initiative
  • Organised and focussed
  • Able to remain calm under pressure
  • Able to communicate effectively both written and verbally

The rate is £8 - £10ph

4Social Work is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and care professionals.

We offer:

  • An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral
  • HCPC certified complimentary training
  • 24 hour one on one specialist social work consultant based within your geographical area
  • 4Social Work Employee Benefits Programme
  • Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment

Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Social Work is an equal opportunities employer.

To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area please contact Tiannah Love on 0208 514 9165

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