Child Support Worker

Location Ipswich

Salary: £8.90 per hour to £10.49 per hour

Inroads are taking on Support Workers for our Residential Children’s Services who are Passionate, Active, Thorough and Honest (P.A.T.H. our values) to support our children in the Hadleigh and Ipswich area. In return we are paying up to £8.80 per hour depending on experience and post (consideration will be given towards travel costs for the right candidate).

Our young people are differently abled and have complex needs such as learning disabilities, behavioural, emotional difficulties, autism and can have additional health needs such as epilepsy, diabetes and personal care. As with all young people they need stable positive role models to nurture a positive and ‘can do’ approach to life. Our young people need you to be mature in thinking, confident, active, adaptable and fun loving. We maintain strong links with the young people’s families and links with their local communities.

Our teams are innovative and passionate about making life happen and creating opportunities for young people to develop into great adults.

We value our staff who tell us that they find what they do rewarding, challenging and gives them a sense of achievement. We know, in return for your passion and time we need to support you so when you join us, we will – our staff say that!

We will:

Pay for your DBS (but there is a requirement for you to join the Update Service, which is an annual cost of £13)

Give you paid breaks

Support you to learn and develop within our comprehensive training opportunities mandatory and beyond (staff say they enjoy the training opportunities and love that their suggestions are listened to.

Support you as an individual from the start and beyond
We are a diverse employer and are open to all applicants
We listen to our team members and encourage open thinking and opportunities to make changes.

When applying please remember that we are committed to keeping our young people safe and we operate in accordance with the Suffolk Safer Recruitment and Safeguarding Regulations Policy

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