Children's Support Worker - School Holidays

Social Care
Salary Details
£9.00 per hour
Contract Type
Part time, Permanent
Hours per Week
Up to 12 hours per week
Closing Date
We’re looking for unique individuals to make a difference in young peoples lives.

Job Description

We are Sense, a high quality community service in Trafford, who are passionate about supporting children and young people with complex needs, including sensory losses and learning disabilities. 

We’re seeking to recruit some great new community support workers on a part time basis up to 12 hours / 3 days a week during the school holidays; people with the right values and behaviours – could this be you?

You will make the day to day the best it can possibly be for both you and the people you will support. You will be based at our community centre in Trafford supporting children and young people aged 8-18.

You don’t need to have previous experience in this field, nor do you need qualifications – we’re happy to work with you to help you become an excellent support worker. Above all we want someone that shares in our values. These are:

- We include, We collaborate, We find a way, We challenge, We celebrate.

Do you share these values? If so, read on…

The duties are varied and no two days will be the same. The people we support are individuals and they all treated as such. However, as a general guide, duties may include some support with personal care needs, as well as help to take part in a wide range of special interests and activities that support their health and wellbeing.

Company Description

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, or to find out more, please click below. Managers will use your application to shortlist candidates in relation to the Personal Specification; therefore, it is very important you complete this section thoroughly.  We would recommend that you read the candidate guidelines and job description (found at the base of this advert) before applying.

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Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work.  Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore, all offers of employment are subject to a number of checks including an enhanced DBS check where appropriate.

No agency submissions, any submissions without prior authorisation from Sense will be treated as our own and as such no fee will be payable.