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 Freelance Support Worker

We are seeking a compassionate and dedicated Freelance Support Worker to accompany a young person with defined needs to The Nest. This role involves providing one-to-one support and fostering a positive and inclusive environment during weekly visits (Wednesdays).

Responsibilities:

  • Accompany and support a young person with defined needs to The Nest one day a week (term time only).
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive atmosphere for the individual's well-being.
  • Collaborate with The Nest team to ensure a tailored and positive experience.
  • Assist in implementing therapeutic activities that promote mental health and well-being.

Qualifications / Experience:

  • Previous experience in support work, particularly with young individuals.
  • Understanding of mental health challenges in young people.
  • Compassion, patience, and the ability to build rapport with individuals facing difficulties.
  • Some First Aid or medical qualifications preferred but not essential.

Requirements:

  • Flexibility to work one day a week on a freelance basis.
  • Ability to travel to The Nest location.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to start at the beginning of January 2024

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a brief cover email outlining your relevant experience by clicking here.

The Nest Farms is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.

Note: This is a freelance position, and compensation details will be discussed during the interview process.