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Out Reach Worker

Location: sheffiled Salary: 8.50 - 9.50 GBP Per Hour
Sector: Care Job Type: Temporary
Shift Type: IRREGULAR HOURS Applications: 1
Posted: 10 months ago Reference: 3079249

I have an exciting opportunity to work with young people in the Sheffield and Rotherham area. The young people have complex emotional and behavioural needs. We are looking for experienced staff who have at least 6 month experience and can manage challenging situations and try to understand the underlying issue behind the often disruptive behaviour’s, Experience of developing self-control techniques and being able to encourage young people to engage in the support would be a distinct advantage. You would need to be dedicated, passionate and able to cope in stressful situations.
The support is on a 2 to 1 basis you would be working as part of a small dedicated team. It is very important that you have a flexible approach to shift patterns as these could include early late’s and nights. The support is based in the community and could include activities, educational support, daily living skills, budgeting, finances and working toward obtaining their own tenancies.
The right person would need to have the following skills
- Patience,
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to think on your feet.
- Work well as part of a team
- Be proactive and inventive

The role is subject to D.B.S. check, for which there is a charge of £44 (this can be claimed back upon commencing employment with Reed), unless you can provide an update service registration with the DBS for the required level. In addition you will need to undertake a competency based face to face interview, be able to provide 2 care references, and attend 2 days induction training.

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