Children's Support Worker - Learning Disabilities
Join Newcross Healthcare and help make a difference in children's lives!
As an experienced Support Worker in Hereford, Ledbury, Bromyard, Kington, Ross-on-Wye and surrounding areas, it will be your job to support the lives of vulnerable children in our care. You'll be patient, positive and empathetic, ready to take on new challenges in this fast-paced role. You will work with children with various learning disabilities, so relevant PBM (Positive Behavioural Management) experience is required. Alternative qualifications such as MAPA or NAPPI will also be considered.
We value our dedicated health and social care workers. We offer a range of exclusive perks and access to further support and training in return for their hard work.
Benefits at Newcross
- An hourly rate of up to £14.51, including holiday pay
- Instant pay with Flexi Pay
- A choice of shifts to suit your lifestyle through our app, with part-time, full-time, night and day shifts available
- Free, ongoing clinical training and professional development support
- Healthcare and mental health support and access to in-app advice and virtual appointments with NHS-registered GPs.
Get instant access to up to 50% of your current shift value with Flexi Pay (even on weekends and bank holidays). This unique perk is managed through our handy app, HealthForceGo, when you submit your timesheets.
What we're looking for
You will have at least 3 months of paid experience from within the past 3 years, a valid certificate in Moving and Handling (which we can help you obtain), and relevant PBM/MAPA/NAPPI qualification. You will always strive for the best outcome for those in your care and must demonstrate that you possess our core values of trust, empathy and expertise.
Access to a smart device with an internet connection is required to pick up shifts and submit timesheets through the HealthForceGo app. The right to work in the UK is essential. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial.