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Support Workers for Children’s Homes (Bangor & Newtownards)

Posted 6 days ago

What the Job Is:

Are you a support worker wanting a change?


Our clients Public Sector facility for children aged between 13-17 years old are looking for Support Workers to work at their Children’s Homes in Bangor and Newtownards.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Staff will support children that require 24-hour care and support due to their vulnerability. As this is a residential facility, our client requires staff that can work on a rota basis to complete both day and night shifts.

With a pay rate of £15.92 per hour for night shifts between Monday – Saturday, £19.60 per hour for Sunday night shift and £12.25 per hour for day shifts Monday – Friday.


What the Job Entails:

This is a diverse role and will include a number of key areas including:

  • Working with children aged 13- 18 years old that are considered vulnerable and assist with their daily activities
  • Updating documentation
  • Liaise with Healthcare Professionals / Family
  • To promote independence where possible and encourage self-support
  • Providing a positive and supportive influence on the service users


What We Need From You:

  • A capability to complete paperwork
  • Previous experience working with vulnerable children and/ or adolescents
  • To be Niscc registered, or willing to apply
  • To have, or be willing to attend all mandatory training courses
  • Willingness to undergo an enhanced Access Ni check


The Nitty Gritty:

  • Hours of work are Monday – Sunday on rota basis (8am –10:45pm and 10:45pm-8am)
  • Shifts will be a mixture of days, nights and sleepover shifts.
  • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
  • Closing date of advertisement 03/02/2023


The Next Steps, How to Contact The Team That Ticks All The Boxes:



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Support Workers for Children’s Homes (Bangor & Newtownards)

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