Job Title: Support worker for the children and young people’s Saturday group

Salary:  £3,177.20 per annum

Hours: 6.5 hours per week on a Saturday, 9:45- 4:15

Location: Enterprise Lodge, Stockdove Way, Greenford, Middlesex, UB6 8TJ




We have an exciting opportunity to work on a brand new Saturday Club for children and young people with special educational needs and/ or disabilities that is part of a rapidly growing and developing Children’s and Young People’s Short Break Service.

 

We are looking for committed and enthusiastic individuals to work on the Saturday Group supporting the young people that attend to engage, stay safe and have fun

 

You will need to provide top quality, positive and creative support and care to the children and young people who attend.

 

Responsibilities will include:

 

  • To provide care and support to children/young people who have complex needs and disabilities during Ealing Mencap’s Saturday club.
  • To support the Group Leader and Deputy Group Leader in the delivery of activities both in the centre and outside the centre.
  • To ensure the safety and security of the young people attending.

 

Essential Skills and Experience

 

  • Experience of working with young people with special educational needs and/ or disabilities.
  • An understanding of safeguarding.
  • Experience and knowledge of personal/intimate care support, or a commitment to learn.

 

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to join a rapidly growing service and further their skills in social care.

 

Working at Ealing Mencap

Vision: Everyone we support will have the opportunity in life to reach their potential.

 

Mission: We campaign for people’s rights, create opportunities, showcase our customer’s talents and skills and break down barriers to overcome isolation and change lives.

To help us achieve this we have a set of values that are at the heart of everything we do. These values underpin our approach to performance, reward and wellbeing and define the relationship between the charity and our employees.

Brave: We have the courage to demand better for everyone we work with, challenge ourselves and always learn from our experiences.

 

Innovative: With our customer in the centre of everything we do, we explore new ideas to give our customers support to reach their potential.

Respectful: We treat everyone with respect and dignity.

Approachable: We are always there to listen to our customer and partners.



For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Tom Quilter, Preparing for Adulthood Manager on 07837 185907.

 


To apply please complete the application pack below and return to: 

HR
Ealing Mencap
Enterprise Lodge
Stockdove Way
Greenford
Middx
UB6 8TJ


or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Application Information

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