Male Support Worker - Withington, Manchester

Recruiter
Engage Support
Location
County of Herefordshire
Salary
16500.00 GBP Annual
Posted
13 Aug 2017
Closes
10 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

NO DIRECT EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!

GREAT TRAINING AND ONGOING SUPPORT AND GREAT PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT!

Engage Support provide high quality empowering support to young men and women with autism and developmental impairments.

We have some specific roles working ina team supporting a group of active vocal young men in three tenancies around Withington, South Manchester.

If you can answer 'Yes' to the following questions then we may have a great job role for you-

  • Are you confident?
  • Are you a team player?
  • Are you active and able to hike several miles over difficult terrain at a fast pace?
  • Can you cope when things get tough?
  • Are you compassionate and caring?
  • Do you want to support people towards greaterindependence?
  • Do you have a full UK driving license?
  • Can you work a flexible 7 day week?

No direct experience required but you will need to have experience working successfully in a team (paid or unpaid). You will also need to need to be fun, engaging and able to manage stress and occasional conflict as during times of anxiety and change each person we support can present behaviours that challenge.

Our job is to make each person's world work for them - your job would be to offer a little more of yourself to support this process!

Salary GBP16,000 to GBP17, 500 basic plus sleep payments of GBP48.30 per night, pension and other bonuses. Usual average pay circa GBP23,000.00 per annum.

Please apply with your CV and a covering letter saying why you are interested in this role. We will be in touch soon and will be arranging interviews as soon as practical.

*We are recruiting men only for this position - this position is exempt from the requirements of the equality act 2010.