Support Worker - Learning Disabilities
With the exciting opening of our clients specialist nurse-led Learning Disability Home in Upton, we are currently seeking an experienced support worker to join this new service for adults with learning difficulties and complex behaviours. The home is due to open late May/beginning of June subject to CQC registration. Our client is really keen to recruit an excellent support worker, who is looking for a new challenge to help drive this service forward.
The position is offering 36 hours per week (NIGHT shifts), at a pay rate up to £8.75 per hour (based upon experience and completion of successful probationary period)
Experience of working with adults with challenging behaviour, as well as working with people with a learning disability and complex needs such as Autism and Epilepsy would be an advantage, but the right values and personality is more important and full training will be given.
Our client passionately believes that all of the people they support, no matter how complex their needs, should not miss out on any opportunities in life, and as such your role will be to work as part of a team to help people to achieve their goals and dreams.
The role will include providing specialist and quality bespoke support for people with a wide range of needs, including learning disabilities and complex support needs such as Autism, Epilepsy, Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities and those with behaviours that may challenge the service. The ability to work using own initiative as well as working as part of a team is essential.
Our client provides a variety of competitive benefits, including:
- Excellent rates of pay
- Enhanced rates for bank holidays
- Paid breaks
- Perks and discounts available through Perkbox
- Uniform provided
- Enhanced DBS paid for by ourselves
IMPORTANT:Before applying for this position, please ensure the CV you are attaching is up to date with your current and most recent work history. Failure to do so, may result in your application being rejected.
Due to the volume of applicants, we will only contact those candidates who have been shortlisted for interview by our client