Service Care Solutions Ltd

Support Worker

Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting for a Children's Support Worker in Haddington, Edinburgh.

This position is working on behalf of Action for Children and it is initially on a 3 month contract with a permanent role being offered to the right candidate.

will be supporting children and young people with learning disabilities and challenging behaviour within a short breaks service.

This is a 24/7 service offers respite to carers and families.

The role will involve:

  • Taking a lead with case/care planning for individual children or young people

  • Key working with children supporting their needs, physically, socially and emotionally

  • Build and maintain positive working relationships with both service users, families and also colleague

  • Ensuring all records are kept up to date and maintained on appropriate databases

Applicants should have:

  • Experience working with children and young people, specifically those with additional needs

  • A passion for working with and enriching the lives of children and young people

  • Level 3 diploma in Residential Childcare or willingness to work towards

  • A willingness to work a shift rota and willingness to work a variety of day shift times

  • PVG Check

If you are looking for a new challenge and looking for a company who's mission is to ensure children's voices are hard then please get in touch with Natasha on 01772 208 964

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