Support Worker

Recruiter
SAFEHARBOUR
Location
Droitwich
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
12 May 2018
Contract Type
Permanent

Support Workers, Droitwich, offering an attractive hourly rate and training

We are currently recruiting Residential Support Workers to join our care team based in Droitwich.

Working for Safeharbour - The Benefits:
* Enjoy a rewarding role where your work makes a real difference
* Full training and support offered including an in depth induction covering Autism, enabling Support Workers to understand and fully support Autistic clients towards independence
* Further training is available after a successful probation period on to QCF Level 2 and Level 3.
* Hourly rate GBP8.05 per hour
* Career progression is available where desired - we are a growing team and promote from within where possible
* Work within a friendly team

The Ideal Support Candidate:
* Essential: A passion for working in care, ability to work well within a team, good verbal and written communication skills
* Experience in working with adults who have Autistic Spectrum disorders / Learning Disabilities.
* Desirable - drivers, full clean driving licence

About the Role of Support Worker: As a member of the team, support workers are instrumental in providing a healthy and fulfilling lifestyle for the young adults we support.

Key Duties include:
* Providing emotional and personal support
* Participating with and supporting service users in social and recreational activities
* Providing a full range of care duties including personal and intimate care.

The successful applicant will be required to undergo an enhanced disclosure.

Shifts are on a rota basis:
* Morning shifts: 7am - 3pm.
* Afternoon shifts: 2.30pm - 10.30pm.

Full-time (37.5 hours) and part-time (22.5 hours) positions are available.

About Safeharbour: Safeharbour provide residential care for adults with severe learning disabilities and complex needs centred around the autistic spectrum. We provide a positive, structured, needs-led approach to care for very individual people, we are committed to making a difference for the individuals in our care.