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Youth Support Practitioner

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Suffolk County Council
Place of work:
Bury St Edmunds Children's Home
Salary details:
£21,589 pro rata*
Job term:
Full or Part Time
Various hours
Closing date:
31 October 2019 11:30 PM
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We have various hours available, including full time, weekend and casual contracts. If you are working on a casual basis you will be paid at £10.55 ph, no rota pattern or additional weekend payment applies.

Join the team, building positive change for our young people in Suffolk.

We welcome applications from candidates of all experience, including:

  • Residential Care
  • Youth Work
  • Learning Support
  • Health Care
  • Education
  • Family Support.

Suffolk County Council are looking for people like you to help develop and grow our children and young people of Suffolk.

Our residential homes are open 365 days per year, therefore, you will be required to work as part of a rota which consists of evenings, weekends and bank holidays.

Night workers are required to work on their designated nights every week and every third Saturday.

It is desirable that you have a Level 3 Diploma in Residential Child Care, however if this is not the case, Suffolk County Council are committed to developing the skills of its staff and will offer full support and training for you to achieve this industry recognised qualification.

* includes £1,245 pa (pro rata for part time) for working weekends as part of your rota pattern.

For an informal discussion please call Michele Green on (01284) 741280.

Please see the Job and Person Profile for more details. 

This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts. We are also committed to flexible working.  For the types of flexible or part time working available for specific roles, please see the Job and Person Profile. Suffolk County Council - welcoming diversity.

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