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Qualified Out of School Support Worker with experience

smilechildcare’s Mission Statement
Children need high quality childcare to grow up to be healthy well-developed adults.

smilechildcare provides affordable, high quality and dependable childcare in the West of Edinburgh for children between the ages of 0 – 12 years, to enable families on low income and in further education to secure and sustain successful long-term employment, and help break the cycle of child poverty and deprivation.

JOB TITLE/POSITION : Out of School Support worker (funded to March 2016 with possibility of further funding)
QUALIFICATION : Relevant Qualification at SVQ Level 2 in Playwork/Childcare Learning & Development or equivalent
EXPERIENCE : Experience in working with children aged 5 – 12 years with additional support needs is essential
HOURS : 17 hrs per week


SALARY £7.55 per hour

We offer excellent terms and conditions with competitive rates of pay. You will have regular personal development reviews and you will be encouraged to participate in core training sessions.

All posts are subject to PVG registration, references and SSSC registration requirements.
If you would like an informal chat about the work, please contact Gillian Carson on 0131 477 7809

To apply please email telephone for an application pack (CVs will not be considered)

smilechildcare is a registered Scottish Charity, No: SCO 27601 part funded from Edinburgh City Council

Support Workers- Care Avenues ( London Office )

We need care support workers to provide support to service users in their own homes.
To provide support on a daily basis,to visit to help with daily tasks such as:-
Getting out of bed and dressing,undressing and going to bed.Personal care,cleaning, laundry or other domestic tasks the service user may require. Meal preperation, shopping,sitting with or accompanying to appointments/outings.
Supervision of medication.
NVQ2 required,refereces and enhanced CRB.

Contact Marilyn on 07704524856 or Gurdis on 07958374765.
Or email grahammarilyn.graham09@gmail.com

Receptionist/Admin Support

A position has arisen for a part time (15 hours per week) receptionist/ admin assistant to join our small and friendly Surgery. The applicant must be polite and articulate, be computer literate with proven hands on experience and be flexible in working hours to cover holidays etc. Preferable but not essential experience on Emis web would be advantageous.
All applications should be sent to
Dr S Sivagnanasundaram
139 Winlaton Road,
Bromley Kent
and marked “Private and Confidential”


Freelance Online Retail Admin Support Assistant

Industville Ltd is looking to fill a Part Time Freelance Online Retail Admin Support Assistant position to help with packing and dispatching customer orders, emails and bookkeeping for our online retail business.

As an Industville employee you will be an intrinsic part of our business and you will be liaising with customers, wholesale clients, suppliers, researching new product and dealing with enquiries. The successful candidate will be reliable, with strong attention to detail, articulate, well presented, computer literate, and enthusiastic.

You should have good writing and communication skills and attention to detail. You should be a team player, willing to learn new skills and well organised.

Your responsibilities include:
- Packing and dispatching customer orders.
- Interacting with businesses and private individuals interested in buying our goods
- Answering questions via email and phone from potential customers about the items listed on our websites.
- Listing new products on our websites and other e-commerce platforms.

- Accurate with strong attention to detail.
- Excellent at verbal and typed communication skills
- Extremely organised and excellent at multitasking

Preference will be given to applicants who have worked with online retailers before
- Experienced with customer support
- Attention to detail and work well under pressure.
- Familiar with Microsoft Packages- excel,word etc
- Willing to help out with all other tasks and duties

Position details:
- Self employed position
- Part time 12 hrs a week (Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2pm-6pm)
- Successful candidates might be considered for a full time permanent position in near future
- Start time ASAP

- Parking Provided- Based in South Bermondsey, London, SE14 5RW
- Initial 3 months trial period
- Pay £6.75-8/hr depending on experience

If you want to be part of our team then please email us with your CV and a covering letter which outlines why you are the right candidate for the role. Please highlight relevant experience which qualifies you for this role.

Applications without a CV will not be considered. Please note, we do not accept applications over the phone.

We are looking for responsible, reliable individuals who can be counted on. We would require references from previous employers. You should have the legal status to work in the UK with correct work permits in place.


Residential Support Worker for Children’s Home

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Residential Support Worker to work within one of our Children’s Residential homes in Ilford. Within this home we provide care for young people between the ages of 11 to 17 with emotional, social and behavioural difficulties.

The role of a Residential Support Worker is to support young people within a supported living service. Our Support Workers ensure that the young people receive the highest standard of support/care appropriate to their individual needs. The primary objective is to enable our young people to become emotionally stable and self sufficient in order to live independently. We achieve this by offering a space that is both safe and homely for young people to explore themselves, with a staff team that is unique, consistent and supportive.

Experience Required:
Experience of working with young people specifically within a residential environment
Experience of working with young people that have EBD

Qualifications Required:
NVQ Level L3 – Health & Social Care/Children & Young People’ s Workforce

Person Specification:
Excellent communicator both Written & Verbal
IT Literate (Word, Excel, Outlook etc)
Team Player
A passion for helping young people

We are committed to the promotion, development and progression of our staff. If you are a committed individual with a passion for providing high quality care then we would love to hear from you.

All successful candidates offered employment will be subject to compulsory screening checks, this will include employment references and a DBS check.

Contact: 020 8590 8000 or Email: info@heartwoodcare.org

Heartwood House,
345 Green Lane,
Ilford, Essex,

Homecare Support Worker

Join our friendly team doing care work supporting vulnerable people in their own homes, with personal hygiene/ care, cooking, companionship and cleaning.

Mondays to Fridays 6pm – 10pm and Saturday’s 8am-2pm & 4pm – 10pm.

You will be working in a double up team as a carer and the driver. A smart car will be provided including all expenses paid by Personnel and Care Bank.

You will be moving from home to home throughout the day spending time with each client depending on their needs.

We require you to have:
- Right to work in the UK
- 2 references covering 1 year
- Current police check (or pay £44 for us to apply for one for you)
- A good level of verbal and written English
- Live in North London
- A full UK clean driving licence.

We always need experienced and non experienced dedicated staff that can provide continuous support to our clients. We will give you full training if you can commit to the hours and live in North London.

Please call our Recruitment Team on 0208 441 6868 between 9am to 5pm or tell friends who want to work in Home Care in North London. Remember we can provide full training.
PCB Homecare has provided Home Care Support to the community for 27 years and is an equal opportunities employer


Male support workers/carers in Enfield Haringey

I am young autistic lad looking for a male Personal assistant to befriend and support me to go out and have fun. The job role will include supporting me to pursue my hobbies and interests, but I also enjoy watching spectator sports including gymnastics, tennis, synchronised swimming and basketball.
I consider myself a very compassionate person who enjoys doing voluntary jobs for charities. Independent living skills are very important to me and I would require a personal assistant who would be able to encourage me to develop.

My befriender must have a positive cheerful attitude with a sensitive, understanding and considerate personality in order to help me reach my full potential. Good communication skills are essential (English)
If you’re a young and ambitious person looking for a career that will provide you with a sense of achievement and satisfaction which will be mutual for both myself and a personal assistant, please get in touch. Reply to this add or call 020 8882 1286

Support Worker / Carer in Enfield & Haringey

Edenvale Care is ambitious for people of all ages.
We offer a personal and flexible approach to delivering high quality and support services enabling vulnerable adults and children with diverse and complex needs to live happy, fulfilling, safe and rewarding lives.

Our clients are currently looking for female support workers with good communication skills (English)

Our customers or clients are at the centre of our service and they are looking for:
1.individuals who care, share their interest and are willing to make a difference in someone’s life;
2.have experience in social care; but would like to develop in their role;
3.have no experience but welcome the opportunity to learn, develop and contribute positively.
If you are interested please contact:
Tel: 0208 882 1286 (9am – 6pm, Mon-Fri) &/or reply to this ad.

Assistant Support Worker

Look Ahead provides a wide range of specialist care, support and accommodation services to over 8,000 people every year across London and the South East.

We work with local authorities and health trusts to support individuals with a variety of needs including mental health, homelessness and learning and physical disabilities, We also work with young people, teenage parents and those with experiences of offending and substance misuse.

This innovative service will provide a new approach and opportunity for those that have a mental health needs and have had links to the criminal justice system. Focusing on the principles of recover and relational security this 24-hour service will deliver a programme of support and risk management that focuses on personal goals and the attainment of the skills necessary to successfully live independently.

As a result Look Ahead is looking for experienced, dedicated people with the interpersonal skills and ‘can do’ mindset necessary to form the team that will realise this flagship service.

Assistant Support Workers will form an integral part of the team, providing 24-hour ‘core support’ through sleep-in arrangements they will support responses to emerging needs and lead on site-based activities and support.

Key Responsibilities:

 If a need arises, deliver all aspects of support to enable a customer to develop independent living skills as appropriate to the individual needs of the customer. In some services, this will include delivering personal and physical care as appropriate.

 Support customers to undertake all domestic tasks wherever possible, including practical assistance where they have not yet developed the skills, to ensure customers enjoy a high quality of accommodation.

 Participate in the support planning and risk management, as facilitated by the lead Support Worker.

 Enable customers to make full use of community facilities by providing support as directed.

 Carry out support duties to enable customers to integrate into the community including eg accompanying the customer to attend benefit agency appointments and meetings, go shopping, to enquire at colleges about possible courses, to visit various public amenities.

 Report any observations relating to customers welfare.

• Adhere to all the policies and procedures of Look Ahead Housing & Care plus those specific to the project including any statutory requirements

Please refer to the Job Description for full details.


Contact Look Ahead sending your CV:

Tel: 0207 937 1166
Fax: 0207 937 8040
Email: info@lookahead.org.uk

Business Support Assistant

40 hours per week Monday to Friday

As an apprentice you will be actively assisting in ensuring that all assignments are delivered within the constraints of cost, quality and time.

Proactively identify any negative impact from emerging issues and find solutions or escalate to the relevant person in a timely fashion. Be able to assist Business Support Officers and Partners/ Consultants with discrete tasks when identified either internally or project focused.

Deliver support and administration for other Business Support Officers and Partners/ Consultants working on assignments or specific projects.

Overall responsibility for Reception for meeting and greeting clients and candidates in a professional manner. Also responsible for providing refreshments for internal and external office meetings and maintaining a clean and tidy office.

-Responsibility for the post, stationery and kitchen supplies.
-Supporting the whole team with answering telephone calls.
-Printing for other colleagues and binding reports where needed.
-Logging CVs for roles.
-Photocopying documents for legal requirements.

Contact: Lifeskills at 0800 62 26 587
or 0207 61 35 047

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