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Senior Sibling Worker, CHSW

Organisation
CHSW
Post date
17 May 2019
Closing date
5 June 2019
Location
St Austell, Cornwall
Salary
From £9.58 per hour
Hours
40
Contact email
recruitment.lh@chsw.org.uk

We are currently looking for a Senior Sibling Worker to join our team at Little Harbour for a 12-month fixed term contract.

Key responsibilities include providing supervision and support to the sibling workers and managing the day to day delivery of the sibling service. In addition ensuring safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults, meeting the specific needs of the brothers and sisters of children using the hospice, providing activities and opportunities for play to ensure their stay is a positive experience and together with the Care Team, providing emotional support, including bereavement care when needed. A relevant play or youth work qualification and previous experience of working with children in providing play and recreational activities is essential. A flexible approach to working days and activities is essential to support the hospice and changeable needs of the families. Our care team work rotating shifts, which include bank holidays, and weekends.

We value our staff and offer an excellent working environment with an enthusiastic and committed team. Benefits include generous annual leave, personal pension scheme, supportive staff policies and of course the knowledge that every day your work makes a real difference to short and precious lives.

To Apply: You can apply for this job by clicking through to our external application from our website https://www.chsw.org.uk/staff/senior-sibling-worker. Please read the job description & person specification to see if this role is a fit to your experience, skills and interests before applying.

Please note, we also have opportunities to join our bank team as a Sibling Worker, details of which can be found on our website www.chsw.org.uk

Senior Sibling Worker
12-month contract (pregnancy & maternity cover)
Little Harbour, St Austell, 40 hours per week
From £9.58 per hour (2% pay award due July 2019)

Closing date: 9am Wednesday 5th June 2019
Anticipated Interview date: Monday 24th June 2019

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