Building Recruitment Company Ltd

Published: 29th July 2022

Location

Bracknell

Job Type

Reference
BRCER929779
Salary
£10.69 - £12 per hour

Description

Youth Support Worker

LOCATIONS:           Bracknell

SALARY:                  Negotiable (D.O.E)

DURATION:              Temp to Perm

HOURS:                         Up to 40 hours per week

(Early: 8am - 4pm Mid: 9am – 5pm Late: 12pm -8.30pm)

 

Daily Duties

  • Responsible for key-working a caseload of young people
  • Undertake initial and continuous assessment of needs, potential risks and agree levels of support and actions to professional standards
  • Co-develop a positive behaviour support plan with the individual that identifies triggers and actions required to enable positive risk taking through reduced risks
  • Support customers to claim and receive eligible benefits, deal with relevant agencies to develop life skills, budgeting, financial literacy, and managing finances effectively
  • Encourage tenants to pay their rent and to ensure that rent accounts are managed effectively
  • Support customers to access other services including CMHT, substance misuse agencies and/or work in partnership with other agencies as part of the support planning process
  • Support customers to maintain activities including but not limited to education, employment, training, informal accreditation and volunteering opportunities
  • Promote customers to develop social skills, positive and healthy relationships and keep safe in a variety of settings
  • Engage customers to place their voice, aspirations, and interests at the heart of service delivery Promoting inclusion, equality, diversity, and community cohesion
  • Positively support customers to understand their child’s development in line with best practice guidance

 

Essential requirements

  • DBS within the last 12 months (must have original copy)
  • Previous residential support

 

Desirable requirements

  • Experience working with youth

 

For more information on this role please contact Emily Rex on 0117 923 9100 or apply below with an up to date CV!

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