Support Worker (Children & Young People)

Catholic Care is a faith based charity providing care and support to people of all faiths and none. The Charity also employs people of all faiths and none.

We are looking to appoint two caring Child Support Workers to join our passionate and experienced team in this important role. The role will involve supporting, with another member of staff, a young person in their contact visits with family. The young person has complex needs and requires management of their behaviours. Experience is preferred but not essential to this role as you will be part of a team. If you are passionate about the lives of young people and understand the need to keep them save then we would welcome an application from you

Job Title:          Support Worker (Children & Young People) x 2

Salary:
£9.81 per hour inclusive

Post:
Part Time – 4 hours every Saturday (Temporary Contract based around the needs of the young person)

Location:
Leeds

Closing Date:
21st February 2018

Job Profile

You will be required to work as part of the team to deliver a high standard of care which meets the individual needs of the child both socially and emotionally. You will be required to build a positive relationship with the young person, who may present challenging behaviour, and to safely meet their physical care and management needs.

Experience and Qualifications:
Although not essential, previous experience of caring for young people with behavioural and emotional difficulties is desirable.

You will be required to have effective computer and IT skills.

How to apply
To apply for this position please download the application form, complete and submit online.

Alternatively download and print a copy of the application form and post to:

Janet Flynn – Human Resources Co-ordinator
Catholic Care
11 North Grange Road
Headingley
Leeds
LS6 2BR

or telephone 0113 388 5400 to request an application pack

Catholic Care is an Equal Opportunities employer