Support Worker – Child Disability Service

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  • Salary:
    £18,000 - £21,000 / per annum + additional perks
  • Job type:
    Contract
  • Posted:
    5 months ago
  • Category:
    Social Care
  • Deadline:
    31st January 2020
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Job Description

The care provider offers a supportive living and learning environment for young adults and children who have severe and profound learning difficulties and is one of the few services in the country that is also able to support those with complex health needs and associated difficulties.

As a night or day support worker your role will involve:

  • Providing exceptional high levels of care during all daily activities including washing dressing, socialising and learning, washing/personal care and ensuring care during the night.
  • Assisting the young adults during hydrotherapy and rebound therapy sessions
  • Communicating effectively and building strong relationships that will empower the young adults to grow and develop
  • Ensuring that the environment is safe, supportive and enjoyable

This is an incredibly challenging yet rewarding role, the duties will vary due to the nature of the position- you must be willing to lend a hand wherever is required.

What’s on offer:

  • Full training and continued support
  • Opportunity to study the Level 3 diploma in HSC which will be funded by us!
  • Part time hours available if required
  • Accommodation if required (subject to availability)
  • 30 days’ holiday including bank holidays
  • Life assurance and pension
  • Perk box
  • Free parking

Candidate skills attributes:

  • Willingness to learn and to go the extra mile
  • Exceptional communication skills and patience
  • Resilient with a robust and positive nature
  • Ability to be creative in meeting the needs of the young adults
  • Ability to work on a rota patterns

You do not need prior experience as full training is given as long as you have the willingness to learn and are a caring person.

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