MALE Autism Support Worker - Birmingham
MALE ONLY AUTISM SUPPORT WORKER
THIS IS A PERMANENT FULL TIME ROLE WORKING SHIFTS 5 DAYS OUT OF 7
WE REQUIRE YOU TO BE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OVER TO WORK IN ONE OF OUR SERVICES.
THIS ROLE PAYS £8.10 PER HOUR.
PICK UP A FREE £5 TESCO VOUCHER JUST FOR ATTENDING ONE OF OUR ASSESSMENT DAYS.
Who We Are:
We’re different from other care providers! We provide assisted living to young people 16+ and adults with autism & learning disabilities and we turn their lives around with award winning service and a big smile. Having earned a strong reputation among Local Authority and won lots of awards beating most of our competitor’s for successfully supporting some of the most complex needs within the social care environment, the business has delivered 100% growth over the last three years to now offer 33 services across the UK.
This means we are committed to best practice in people and business management.
As part of our expansion plans we are looking to recruit energetic people who love to work with people and make a difference in people’s lives.
What you need to know about us
Working with Autistic adults can be a challenging environment so we only want people who love a challenge! Our company is progressive and forward thinking and as such our career progression plans for our staff teams will offer you all the opportunities you will need to progress your career with us.
We strongly believe in putting the service user at the centre of everything we do but as a company we believe that we must be person centred with our staff teams also.
We offer extensive training opportunities to our staff teams and in a recent survey of our staff 79% said that our training really gave them the tools to do their job day for day.
All of our sites offer exceptional work environment where positive attitudes and efforts are rewarded. It is the culture of the company.
In addition to our salary package we also offer employee of the month (cash prize), team of the month (cash prize), Childcare voucher scheme & ¼ly bonus scheme based on budgets.
We are an award winning company and we are nominated for several more awards in 2017.
Lastly and most importantly our services rated as “good” by CQC over all 30 sites. This puts us in the top 1% of companies of a similar size and gives you confidence that you will be joining a caring, person centred organisation that strive for the best outcomes for all of its service users.
What the Job entails:
No two days are ever the same at Precious Homes but every day is rewarding and fun for our Autism Care Support Workers. You will be working in a fantastic environment with the best facilities and as part of a highly skilled fun team delivering high quality person centred care. Your responsibilities will include but not limited to:
Providing outstanding personal care
Supporting residents to develop independence and life skills
Assisting people to achieve daily goals
Assisting with the development of person centred plans for our residents
Supporting people in undertaking daily activities or development in their own live apartment and in the community.
Daily activities such as arts, crafts and various activities
This includes employment, education and other opportunities.
Maintaining records and drawing up risk assessments
What we need from you:
Ideally you will have experience working or living with people with autism & learning disabilities, challenging behaviour and complex needs but not necessary as full guidance, support and a comprehensive training will be provided.
To be successful for this role you will need to promote outstanding people skills and positive relationships with our residents, their families and staff
All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check
So now what?
Let’s face it - if you’ve read this far, you’re probably interested right? So why not take this unique opportunity and join one of the best care companies in the UK. So send your CV today and have a chat with one of our recruiters about the role