Children’s Outreach Support Worker

Location: Harrow Weald
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | SEN
Reference: PE11117872
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Job Published: over 1 year ago
Children's Outreach Support Worker

As an outreach support worker you will help children with learning disabilities to enhance their life opportunities.

Job description

Hours: 37.5 hours a week with the need to be able to work weekends on a rota
basis (Monday - Sunday)
Contract: Permanent - 5 days a week
Location: Harrow
Pay: £18,000 per annum
Training: Fully funded Level 3 RQF/QCF in Play Work or Early Years Education

You will work as part of a team enabling children with learning disabilities and complex needs to enjoy mainstream activities in the community or in the family home or the main centre.
You will provide care to children and young adults within the age range of 5 to 25 years on 1:1 or group basis to develop their skills and enable them to reach their potential.

All applicants:
Must have experience working with children and young adults with a range of needs.
We are looking for applicants who have experience with learning/physical disabilities including those with moderate and severe and complex needs and behaviours that challenge.

Must have a good understanding of how to work with families.
Need to have the ability to work to set deadlines, working in a busy and multi-facet department. also have good organisational and time management skills.

We offer:
Continuing opportunities for learning and development together with regular supervision and support. We offer free Level 3 RQF/QCF in Play Work or Early Years Education to complete as part of the role providing good feedback after completing your first month of work.

We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00