Connect2Hampshire are currently recruiting for a Children's Support Worker to work in one of our Children's residential secure Units based in Southampton.
At Connect2Hampshire, we work directly with Hampshire County Council, to fill all agency roles across the Council's care homes, respite and day centres. By working through us, you will be notified of job opportunities before any other recruitment agency are!
- Minimum 1 year's experience in the Social Care sector
-Minimum 1 year's experience of working with Children and Young People as a Children's Support Worker
-NVQ Level 3 Children & Young People or Children & Young People's Workforce or equivalent
-Restraint trained and or team teach
As an experienced Children's Support Worker, you will be working in an environment with Children and Young people up to the age of 18 which may have complex health needs, challenging behaviour or learning disabilities. You will need to ensure they feel safe at and secure in their environment at all times.
The ideal candidate will have some form of restrain training, have experience working with and supporting children and young people. You must be proactive, resilient, and trustworthy due to the nature of the service.
You must be flexible to potentially work long shifts and possibly waking nights or sleeps if these come up.
You must be prepared to deal with any scenario which may occur on shift and be able to handle potential challenging behaviour and within a secure unit. If you are restraint trained we would love to hear from you!
What we can offer you
- Pay rates from £10.80-£21.50 per hour depending on shifts worked and qualifying period
-Flexible and consistent shifts
-Free mandatory training
- Uniforms at a cost
We also offer a refer a friend scheme worth up to £150 in vouchers! T & C's apply.
If this opportunity sounds of interest, please contact Leonie Coombs on:
(phone number removed) or e-mail your CV to
In an event that you are successful in securing a position that requires a DBS check Connect2Hampshire will submit an application for the relevant check prior to you starting.
Connect2Hampshire is an agency acting as an employment business and is an equal opportunity agency.
Connect2Hampshire, part of Hampshire & Kent Commercial Services LLP, is an equal opportunities Employment Agency & Business and positively encourages applications from all suitably qualified and eligible candidates.