Support Worker - Challenging Behaviour

Support Workers - Reading/Berkshire

£8 - £9.50 per hour

Our client, a small young person's residential home in Reading requires several support workers on a daily/ nightly basis to support young individuals with Educational Behavioural Difficulties .

We are looking for resilient, encouraging, compassionate support workers who have excellent communication skills.

Not one day is the same in this role, so as a support worker you need to be adaptive, patient and open to working alone or with a team.


Shift Patterns - Monday- Sunday


Daily Hours 8am - 3pm / 3pm -10pm


Waking Nights - 9.30pm - 7.30am


Do you:



  • Want work now?

  • Want a hassle free on boarding process?

  • Want to be registered and ready to go in 3 days (with portable DBS)?

  • Have a choice of where to work, how many hours and how frequent?



Then PLEASE continue reading …



What should all Support Workers expect?




  • Fantastic rates of pay, including increased rates for waking nights and weekends

  • Flexible hours to suit; Morning / Afternoon shifts: Long Day shifts: Waking Night shifts and Sleep ins

  • A diversity of clients so you can pick and choose your place of work

  • Punctual, friendly and professional communication from your dedicated recruitment consultant

  • Temp to Permanent opportunities if you enjoy your place of work



Essential Requirements:



  • Experience as a Care / Support Worker

  • Experience working with young people

  • Experience / Understanding of challenging behaviour

  • Confident communicator

  • Resilience / Tolerance



Desirable Requirements:



  • NVQ Level 3 in Residential Childcare

  • Car Driver



For a further discussion on this position and many others please call Katie Baker on 01189485555 or apply today!




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