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Support Worker

Farnborough, Hampshire
Job Type
21 Jul 2022

Do you love working with young people or are you looking for a rewarding career change?Work with us to re-parent traumatised and abused children, supporting them to achieve their aspirations, whilst we support you to achieve yours!We have a BRAND NEW 5 bed home opening in Farnborough in 2022!At SWAAY we are looking for caring, committed and resilient Waking Night Workers to continue to play a key role in continuing to provide specialised and tailored support to our vulnerable young people. As a Waking Night Worker you will build positive relationships with our young people enabling them to feel safe, whilst remaining alert and observant at all times to supervise and record movements during the night.It would be great if you have a NVQ 3 in Children and Young People s workforce, however if not we will fully support you to achieve this, plus pay 3 additional training hours per week.What do we offer?At SWAAY we provide an excellent induction for staff as well as ongoing training opportunities to support you to provide the best care and encourage you to achieve your career aspirations.• Level 3/4 Diploma in Children and Young People s Workforce• Level 5 Diploma in Children, Young People and Families Manager• Blue Light Discount• Wellness Programme• Cycle to Work Scheme• Pension Contributions• Annual Leave• 24/7 Confidential Employee Assistance Programme• Death in Service• Length of Service Bonus• £500 Employee Referral Bonus• Enhanced DBS Cost CoverageAbout UsSWAAY is a specialist provider of care for young males aged 11-18, with developmental trauma, attachment difficulties and who have perpetrated sexually harmful behaviour.For over 30 years, we have been providing specialised, high-quality care designed to meet the needs of our young people across our residential, education and therapeutic services. We work to reduce the risk these young people pose, meet their complex needs and help them manage their physical and behavioural difficulties so they can leave their past traumas behind, build healthy relationships and lead responsible and rewarding adult lives.We are well-established and respected in our field and aim to provide a safe, comfortable and inclusive home environment, tailored education and personalised therapy for each of our young people. We continually develop our expertise by contributing to knowledge and research.SWAAY is committed to safeguarding children. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory references.SWAAY is proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to building and maintaining a diverse workforce, celebrating each individual s uniqueness.Location: FarnboroughJob type: Permanent, Full time and part time positions availableSalary: from £20,000 per annum/£10.26 p/h (depending on experience and qualifications) + £35 sleep in allowance (£2,100 per annum) + 3 paid training hours per week to support NVQ completionShifts: 10.30pm - 8.30am (10 hour shift)You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Care Staff, Young People, Voluntary Sector, Residential Care Worker, Community Development, Challenging Behaviour, Social Care Worker, Community Services, NHS Support Worker, Care Assistant, Senior Support Worker, Healthcare Assistant etc.Ref:

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  • Job Reference: 663156650-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: SWAAY
  • Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
  • Salary: £20,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent