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Assistant Project Worker - (Part-time / Permanent)

Job reference: 1463319 
Date notified: 31/07/2020 
Job location: Belfast 
Salary: £17,316 per annum pro rata 
Hours: 9 
Worktime: Monday - Friday, to be confirmed 
Closing date: 13/08/2020 
Employer: Barnardos 
Business: Children's Charity 
Address: People Team 
  542-544 Upper N'ards Rd 
  Belfast 
Postcode: BT4 3HE 
Telephone: 028 90672366 
Email: people.ni@barnardos.org.uk 

Job Duties:

Barnardo's Home Links is a long established short break family support service for disabled children, and young people. Short break care (sometimes called respite care) gives children an opportunity to have fun, share experiences and socialise outside of their home life while giving their parents or carers a brief break from caring. Home Links works in partnership with Belfast Health & Social Care Trust and provides support to children living in the greater Belfast area.
You will be required to support a child or young person with a learning disability on a 1-1 basis alongside other staff in a small group after school setting at our premises on the Belmont Road. The role includes transporting the child from home or school and home again so you will require a full driving licence and access to a car. You will receive mileage expenses, training and ongoing support.

Qualifications / Experience:

Essential:
Experience of working with disabled children
Experience of positive behaviour management
As the work will include transporting children/young people the post holder must have access to a car, hold a full driving licence and appropriate business insurance
Desirable:
NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care or equivalent

Application Method:

Online via https://jobs.barnardos.org.uk/jobs Employer reference 6772

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