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Learn more about Peter Hornyik

Peter Hornyik

Peter Hornyik

Residential Childcare Worker

Making a difference to children’s development is Peter’s priority. He’s passionate about bringing joy to the lives of disadvantaged children. Peter, originally from Hungary, trained as a primary school teacher before moving on to working with children in social care.

Question 1: How varied is your job?

One day I am riding bikes, another day I am swimming, the next I am in the cinema, so extremely varied!

Question 2: What is the most important characteristic you need to work with children in care?

Passion. Passion is what takes you forward.

Question 3: What is the most challenging part of your job?

Being able to understand what the young people have been though in order to understand their situations and connect with them.

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