Part Time Support Worker Opportunity based in Plymouth for an initial 6 week contract
Your new company
You will be joining an expanding organisation who focuses on supporting a wide range of service users with complex needs. You will joining an organisation who provides housing support encouraging independence and move on services.
Your new role
As a support worker you will be working on a 6 week temporary basis with a potential of an extensive. This is a part time position working 3 days per week. You will be working in a young people's project in Plymouth providing a dynamic, high quality young person led service ensuring that the service operates an environment that is conductive to a coaching atmosphere and promoting independence and move on service to your caseload. As a support worker you will ensure responsibility for safeguarding and promote the welfare of children and young people and adults at risk. You will be open and responsive to the changing needs of clients, referring them on to different services if the need arises. You will organisation and facilitate a referral scheme for service users, working flexibly with a range of young people to meet service delivery targets.
What you'll need to succeed
To be a successful support worker you must have a good understanding of working with young people with complex needs. You must have experience and a clear understanding of working with a wide range of diverse backgrounds and be able to assess difficult situations and provide solutions.
What you'll get in return
Not only are you offered a competitive hourly rate but you are also offered the ability to make a difference to young people's lives. This is an excellent opportunity if you want to build on your current skills as well as learn new skills and develop your knowledge.
What you need to do now
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