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|Service||Suffolk County Council|
|Hours per week||Various hours available|
|Rate||£10.27 per hour, *weekend rate of £13.27 for working weekends on rota pattern|
We are currently looking for self-driven, resourceful and flexible individuals, with excellent communication skills, to work as youth workers/residential childcare workers within Children’s Homes in Suffolk.
As a youth worker within a Children’s Home you will provide day-to-day support for some of the most vulnerable children in the county. These can include children who have experienced trauma and display high level challenging behaviours.
You will bring your personality, skills and experience to work and help young people develop, grow and have fulfilling lives, making sure they feel welcome, cared for, safe and happy.
Youth Workers will be working in an environment that builds positive relationships and empowers the young people to work towards a better future; developing their social skills with educational and vocational activities and a range of life experiences.
This is a demanding, yet rewarding, role and you will need to have the confidence to manage a mix of challenging behaviours from children and young people. There will be training and plenty of support.
There is an opportunity to progress as many senior roles are filled internally.
Please note, applicants must be over 22 years old.
The Children’s Homes are based in various locations across Suffolk including:
Various hours available including:
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