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Thursday, November 9th, 2017

Short Break workers – KIDS

We are looking for Short Breaks Workers across the West Midlands & Solihull areas.

Short Breaks is a 1:1 personal/support service for children and young people aged between 0-25 years.

Support practitioners are required across the West Midlands & Solihull. Workers are required to be qualified to a minimum level of NVQ 2 and willing to be trained in all aspects of support to meet the individual requirements of each young person. Full Online Training is given. Experience of working with children and young people with disabilities is desirable. Car drivers are desirable.

Candidates must have good communication skills, be flexible and have a positive attitude.

Hours of Work: Sessional basis (Flexibility required, mainly working after school and weekend work). You will require a DBS check (which will be paid for by KIDS) and the job is dependent on suitable references.

KIDS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, we expect all workers and employees to share this commitment.

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: £9.10 per hour

You can view a short film the young people have made about their Short Breaks here.

For further details on our Short Breaks Service please contact the Coordinator: Sally Hutchinson on 0121 362 4577 or to Apply please visit

Kids is a national charity that has been delivering services for disabled children, young people and their families since 1970 –

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