- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
WORKING WITHIN AUTISM AND LEARNING DISABILITIES SPECTRUM
LEARNING DISABILITIES SUPPORT WORKER (Would also suit Care Assistant looking to change career).
WE ARE CURRENTLY SOURCING APPLICANTS FOR A FANTASTIC HIGHLY RATED 6 PERSON ONLY SUPPORTED LIVING SITE FOR ADULTS WITH LEARNING DISABILITIES REQUIREMENTS IN SHILLINGSTONE.
DAY SHIFTS ONLY-FULL TIME, PT TIME OR WEEKENDS ONLY - ALL PERMANENT CONTRACTS
CANDIDATES COULD ALSO BE CARE ASSISTANTS LOOKING FOR A CHANGE OF DIRECTION INTO LEARNING DIFFICULTIES
£20769 PER ANNUM (BASED ON 42 HOUR CONTRACT) + OVERTIME.
How about calling for an informal chat? call our recruitment hotline Mark on (phone number removed) or (phone number removed)
Who we are?
We are Care First Recruitment UK, a family run business who work no stop to place the right candidates to the right clients.
This client unit consists of supported living in a single site designed for adults with autism and learning disabilities who have various needs. A purpose-built accommodation that helps people with complex learning disabilities to live with as much independence and autonomy as possible.
Sympathetically designed both inside and out to give residents even more choice and control in how their support is delivered.
The community based accommodation enables people with learning difficulties to live independently in their own space with the reassurance that care support is on hand 24/7.
Support workers are committed to enabling the people they support to live the lives they want; lives which are fulfilling, meaningful and happy. This could be day to day support including medicine, community help like shopping, activities like cinema, undertaking hobbies and interests or working alongside them in the communal areas.
What is the job?
A Learning disabilities Support worker is essential to work every day to help all residents live a dignified and meaningful life. The job requires the highest of standards, bags of passion while always considering the resident’s choices, their views and respecting their independence.
Hours could be a mix of shifts between 7am to 10pmand include straight long day shifts. There will be one sleep over shift a week that will include enhancements and bonus payment.
This role does require car drivers who have held their license for a year. If work in the local community is required access to a pool car will be provided.
What we are looking for?
For this role our client is now commencing a commitment to provide full training with opportunities to access training.
Our clients expect and look for qualities of an individual’s character - areas like kindness, honesty, friendliness, passion, good communicator, both team player and a person with individual aptitude. Being able to think and make decisions under pressure, be positive when the chips are down and always keep a smile will all help secure your next job.
Benefits to you:
1. An excellent rate of pay with additional hours and overtime opportunities
2. Different shift patterns available with permanent contracts ranging from 24-42 hours
3. Free DBS checking
4. Death in Benefit and pension scheme
5. NVQ and other training to national recognised standards along with continuous training on the job
Thanks for taking the time to check out our posting. If this sounds like you, and sounds like it could be something you like to be part of, then please email us. Attach a CV or apply direct with a current phone number and we will be in contact.
Looking forward to hearing from you.
Call Mark on (phone number removed) or Tel: (phone number removed)
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