We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and child-centred placement support worker to join our team in Cumbria.
Based in our Workington office, you will be responsible for supporting children placed with foster carers across Cumbria.
The role will involve working directly with children and young people on a 1:1 and group basis, encouraging and engaging them in education and activities.
The role will also include work around behaviour management and the provision of emotional support.
Experience of working with children is essential, however training and support will be given.
You will enjoy working as part of a small team where the child is at the centre of all we do. You must be flexible and able to work outside of normal office hours.
If you have the skills to engage young people, have a creative approach and are passionate about making a positive difference to the lives of children, we would love to hear from you.
Please complete an application form and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Registered Manager, Emma Weaver, on 07730 761618.
Closing date: 10 March 2017
Interviews: 14 March 2017