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Job Reference: 45964b

Children’s Support Worker

  • Wrexham, Wrexham, Wales
  • Temporary / part time
  • Matthew Buckman
  • £11.15 - £11.15

Seven Social Care is looking for a Level 1 or 2 Support Worker to fill an exclusive opportunity specialising in the wellbeing of children in Wrexham.

The role:

By providing support to disabled children and young people to participate in meaningful activities in community settings or family home in line with their identified wishes and needs; promoting their independence and enjoyment and ensuring positive outcomes and outcomes in accordance with organisational policies, procedures and regulatory requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

  • By providing a flexible responsive, high quality and person-centred care to disabled children young people and their families based on an assessment of need in line with their care plan.
  • By supporting disabled children and young people to access a range of stimulating play, activities and experiences in the community or home.
  • By building and maintaining professional positive working relationships with children, young people, families, colleagues, and other professionals.
  • By supporting disabled children and young people in their personal care, administration of medication and clinical procedures in line with organisational policies and procedures.
  • By ensuring the wishes, views and needs of children / young people are heard, acknowledged, and responded to by promoting communication and participation.
  • By adhering to Action for Children’s policy procedures and professional practice standards, including Safeguarding and behaviour support policies.
  • By contributing to the development and evaluation of care plans, inputting to service planning meetings where required and attending meetings as directed, reporting issues raised to line management.
  • By identifying, assessing, and managing risks to self and others and act upon or pass on these risks to minimise them, referring on issues that require specialist or management support. By remaining resilient when faced with challenging situations and adaptable to changing circumstances.

Applicant Requirements:

Experience:

      Working with children with disabilities not essential but an advantage

Qualification: Level 2 NVQ in Children & Young people

Enhanced DBS

Experience: 2+ years working with children in a residential setting or community

Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.

Hours: 09:30- 12:30-30 hours per week – 7days a week

Working with Seven Social Care:

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