Support Worker – Childrens Services

We are recruiting Support Workers for our Children Services. Please browse the positions available.

If you are interested in applying for a role please click here to complete our online application. After you have submitted an application form you will be asked to email a copy of your CV to recruitment@sololifeopportunities.org. Please ensure you complete both steps.


Support Worker – Children’s Holiday Service (RefSWHS1)

The role involves supporting people as a group or on their own to safely participate in activities both in-house and out in the community. Activities are chosen by the members and can range from in-house sensory and relaxation sessions, to a day trip to the seaside, and have an emphasis on developing independence, wellbeing, social communication skills and inclusion. The role is “hands-on” direct support so the candidates must be caring, kind, and good at communicating with people who may find it difficult to communicate and understand. A great sense of humour is a must, as well as being able to take responsibility and maintain the safety and quality of life for the vulnerable people they are supporting.

  • Day – Week Days During School Holidays
  • Time – 9.30am- 4.00pm
  • Location – North or South Solihull
  • Pay – £10.70/hr – £11.44/hr
  • Service Area – Childrens
  • Setting – Supporting in a group setting

Support Worker at Friday Club North – 2.5 hours per week – Term Time Only (RefSWFCN1)

The role involves supporting people as a group or on their own to safely participate in activities both in-house and out in the community. Activities are chosen by the members and can range from in-house sensory and relaxation sessions, to a day trip to the seaside, and have an emphasis on developing independence, wellbeing, social communication skills and inclusion. The role is “hands-on” direct support so the candidates must be caring, kind, and good at communicating with people who may find it difficult to communicate and understand. A great sense of humour is a must, as well as being able to take responsibility and maintain the safety and quality of life for the vulnerable people they are supporting.

  • Day – Friday
  • Time – 4.45pm-7.15pm
  • Location – Walnut Close
  • Pay – £10.70/hr – £11.44/hr
  • Service Area – Childrens
  • Setting – Supporting in a group setting

Support Worker at Friday Club South – 2.5 hours per week – Term Time Only (RefSWFCN1)

The role involves supporting people as a group or on their own to safely participate in activities both in-house and out in the community. Activities are chosen by the members and can range from in-house sensory and relaxation sessions, to a day trip to the seaside, and have an emphasis on developing independence, wellbeing, social communication skills and inclusion. The role is “hands-on” direct support so the candidates must be caring, kind, and good at communicating with people who may find it difficult to communicate and understand. A great sense of humour is a must, as well as being able to take responsibility and maintain the safety and quality of life for the vulnerable people they are supporting.

  • Day – Friday
  • Time – 4.45pm-7.15pm
  • Location – Solihull Fire Station Base
  • Pay – £10.70/hr – £11.44/hr
  • Service Area – Childrens
  • Setting – Supporting in a group setting

Support Worker at Saturday Superfriends – 3 hours fortnightly – Term Time Only(RefSWSSFC1)

The role involves supporting people as a group or on their own to safely participate in activities both in-house and out in the community. Activities are chosen by the members and can range from in-house sensory and relaxation sessions, to a day trip to the seaside, and have an emphasis on developing independence, wellbeing, social communication skills and inclusion. The role is “hands-on” direct support so the candidates must be caring, kind, and good at communicating with people who may find it difficult to communicate and understand. A great sense of humour is a must, as well as being able to take responsibility and maintain the safety and quality of life for the vulnerable people they are supporting.

  • Day – Saturday
  • Time – 9.30am-12.30pm
  • Location – SoLO Base Fire Station
  • Pay – £10.70/hr – £11.44/hr
  • Service Area – Childrens
  • Setting – Supporting in a group setting

Support Worker at Fun Factory – 4 hours fortnightly- Term Time Only (RefSWFF1)

The role involves supporting people as a group or on their own to safely participate in activities both in-house and out in the community. Activities are chosen by the members and can range from in-house sensory and relaxation sessions, to a day trip to the seaside, and have an emphasis on developing independence, wellbeing, social communication skills and inclusion. The role is “hands-on” direct support so the candidates must be caring, kind, and good at communicating with people who may find it difficult to communicate and understand. A great sense of humour is a must, as well as being able to take responsibility and maintain the safety and quality of life for the vulnerable people they are supporting.

  • Day – Saturday
  • Time – 9.30am-1.30pm
  • Location – SoLO Chelmlsey Wood Base
  • Pay – £10.70/hr – £11.44/hr
  • Service Area – Childrens
  • Setting – Supporting in a group setting

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