PA Vacancy

Family Support Worker – CLCSUN

Hours: 1 day per week (up to 8 hours) during school holidays

Rate of Pay: £14.00 per hour (gross)

Area: Houghton Le Spring/Sunderland


I have two children, a son aged 9 and a daughter aged 6. Both have some developmental trauma and attachment issues which cause emotional and behavioural difficulties. My son is also autistic and has ADHD. My son is at a specialist school and needs support to manage his emotions and social situations. He enjoys using technology to play games (e.g. Roblox) and playing with things such as Lego, playdoh or cut out characters.  He often needs some encouragement and support to go out but does enjoy himself once out.  My youngest is a very sociable, friendly little girl who loves spending time outside and playing with her baby dolls.


Brief details of the job:

The main purpose of this job support and entertain my son for one a day a week during the school holidays, taking him to activities or entertaining him at home.  There may be occasions when you may also be asked to supervise and support my daughter whilst I do activities with my son. Please see job description for further information.


During school holidays – up to 8 hours on one weekday

The exact day of work and hours will be agreed by all parties with as much notice as possible prior to the start of any school holidays

Some flexibility may be required with start and end times as they may need to vary slightly depending on what holiday activities are organised.


A car driver with own car is required to be able to take children out to activities.

For more information, please see the Job Description


This vacancy will close as soon as a suitable candidate is appointed.

At the time of starting their employment, the successful candidate must have permission to work in the U.K.







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