Support Worker

  • Location:

    Chester Le Street, County Durham

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

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  • Salary:

    Up to £12 per hour

  • Contact:

    Anca Stroe

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Support Worker

Search Consultancy is currently looking for a Support Worker to join our expanding team in the Durham area. This position is on a contract basis starting as soon as possible until the end of May 2020, subject to review.

Salary: £12 per hour

Hours: This post is a full time position, 37 hours per week, with the occasional early evenings and weekends

As a Support Worker you will identify and monitor young people and vulnerable adults at risk of or subject to sexual exploitation and ensure an effective multi-agency response to safeguard them is in place.

In this job you will also identify and monitor all missing and absent young people and ensure an appropriate support plan is in place to support their needs.

The role of the Support Worker will be to work alongside Police Colleagues, and colleagues from the Social Care Teams, to share knowledge and support to provide an effective response to those young people and vulnerable adults identified as being at risk

The ideal Support Worker will:
* Have an NVQ Level 3 in Childcare or equivalent
* Have a driving licence and use of a car, unless a disability prevents you from this
* Have an enhanced DBS on the update service, or be willing to assist me in processing one for you

How to apply:

If you are interested in this position, please apply online or contact Anca at the Manchester Branch.

Not ready to apply or want to have a confidential chat? Please call the Search Consultancy Office in Manchester and I will be more than happy to answer all your questions!

Why Search Consultancy Ltd?

Since our first office opened thirty years ago, we've built an enviable reputation for providing high quality recruitment service. The Health and Social Care division at Search Consultancy Ltd is one of the largest providers of temporary healthcare workers. Your dedicated consultant will provide advice and work with you to find the perfect job.

If you are interested in this position, please apply online or contact Anca at the Manchester Branch.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age