Closing date: Until further notice

Hourly rate: £9.10 per hour (including 12.07% holiday pay)
Hours of work: Variable hours available on an "as and when" basis (mainly evenings and weekends)
Location: Walsall

The role:

KIDS seek to recruit dynamic individuals with passion, drive and energy to work as Buddies for this fantastic service.  Funded by Walsall County Council, KIDS provides support and mentoring to disabled  young people across Walsall County.  You will enable young people to access social, leisure and play opportunities in their local community, increasing independence, confidence, self-esteem and life skills.

Applicants should have experience of working with disabled children and young people, minimum NVQ Level 3 or equivalent. Training will be provided.  Flexible working hours including evenings and weekends.  Car drivers desirable.

Job description and person specification

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.

To apply:

Please visit www.disabledchildren.org.uk and complete an online application form to be a worker.

For further information please telephone Sallyann Hutchinson, Short Breaks Coordinator on 0121 362 4577.