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Children's Support Worker /Buddy

Job information
Salary £9 an hour during the week, £10 per hour on weekends.
Organisation Crossroads Care Forest of Dean and Herefordshire
Location Herefordshire
Closing date 12 pm on 10 August 2018

Job details

Crossroads Care is a specialist charitable organisation who provide practical help, support and social opportunities to unpaid carers. We are currently looking for enthusiastic Support Workers and Buddies to work within the Children and Young Adults Service in Herefordshire.

Working alongside our thriving team, the post holder will be responsible for supporting children and young people with disabilities to participate in community activities.

The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic, with a positive 'can do' attitude, must be over the age of 18 years old, must have access to a vehicle and a clean driving licence.

Experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided. Support Workers/Buddies will generally be expected to work individually with a child or young person but may also be asked to work as part of a team.


Benefits of this role include a full, detailed package of training. It is a perfect pathway into Health and Social Care.

Reporting to: Children's Services Manager

For more information contact

For more information or to request a Job Description and Application Form please contact the Children's team on 01594 823414.

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