Learning disability Support Worker, Herefordshire

Dean Healthcare
04 Jan 2019
01 Feb 2019
Contract Type
A well-established, specialist supported living service for adults with autism and learning disabilities is recruiting a permanent (30 hours) Support Worker in Leominster, Herefordshire.
Main responsibilities:
  • You will be supporting residents with all aspects of day-to-day life, including delivering personal care
  • Helping them get out in the community and access a wide range of activities
  • Enabling residents to live their lives to the full and as independently as possible
  • You will be working a mixture of early, late and sleep-in (approx. one a week) shifts, with alternate weekends
Benefits for you:
  • 29 days' annual leave, including bank holidays
  • Rotas provided 2/3 weeks in advance
  • Comprehensive training and induction programme
  • Ongoing training
  • Opportunities to progress and further your career
What you need:
  • Must be a patient and empathetic individual
  • Confidence working with some challenging behaviour
  • Experience working within health and social care sector is desirable, yet not essential
  • A driving licence is desirable
In return, you will receive an excellent hourly rate of GBP8.25, which equates to an annual salary of GBP12,870. Plus, you will receive an additional GBP40 per sleep-in.
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