Communicating With Your Child

Join Us at Epworth Community Services! View career opportunities currently available below:

Job Scope

  • Work with others in a team to provide an environment of safety for children with difficult behaviours in a children’s home
  • Look after the needs of children (physical & mental wellbeing of children in care)
  • Help children form secure attachment bonds with appropriate adults
  • Provide close supervision to children
  • Work effectively in a team environment

Daily Involvement

  • Checking each resident’s needs and progress
  • Providing physical care
  • Creating a safe and positive living environment setting rules for children’s behavior providing one to one teaching/coaching on daily living skills
  • Providing leisure and creative activities in a safe and supportive setting
  • Helping children deal with problems

Requirements

  • Minimum ‘N’ levels
  • Must be able to work 3 rotating shifts (morning, afternoon & night), over weekends and public holidays
  • Able to work in an energetic environment of children
  • Able to respond calmly to children when they exhibit difficult behaviours
  • Experience working with children an advantage
  • Persistent and active learner
  • Need to have understanding and a non-judging attitude
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HOW TO DONATE

The important work of Epworth Community Services is funded primarily by generous well- wishers who strongly believe in our cause.

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