We are looking to recruit caring and motivated Care and Support Assistants to work flexibly across our Children's Homes
Our Children's Homes support children with complex behaviours, and physical and medical needs in line with their care plans, to enhance and promote their life experiences and independence skills.
Your work will take place in one of the four Children's Homes based in Devon and will include supporting the young person in accessing local facilities.
The homes will be open 52 weeks a year and provide a flexible service based on the needs of the individual young people accessing the service.
The role of the Care and Support Assistant is to supporting young people on a daily basis, focusing on working within Ofsted Children's Home Regulations.
You will be responsible for the care, support and supervision of the children and young people staying in the Home, in line with their individual profiles and risk assessments.
This could include any property or equipment used or accessed. You will promote independence and assist in building confidence and self-esteem.
You will have a person-centred approach when working with the children and young people on set aims and targets, as detailed in their care plans.
In return you will be offered support and training to develop as an individual and enhance your skills going forward.
The role will include some lone working and or unsocial hours.
This vacancy is offered via Temp Solutions and is subject to the Casual Worker's Operating Standards.