Autism Support Worker - Days

Please note that this position is open to UK applicants only

Job Description

Flexible opportunities for experienced Support Workers with weekly paid hours within the Newhall area!

You will be working within short break/ respite service for service users with learning disabilities. The service is located within the Newhall area with good links to public transport and some local amenities within walking distance.

You will be providing care and support to the residents.

Duties include:
– Following personal care plans
– Maintaining health and safety standards
– General housekeeping and domestic duties
– Recording observations.
– Assisting the residents as required throughout the day

Some challenging behaviours may occur, so we are looking for people who are calm and capable under pressure and familiar with how to identify the signs and de-escalate accordingly.

If this sounds like that role for you then apply today!

Key Information

Posted: June 28, 2024
Location: Newhall, Derbyshire
Reference: 156375
Duration: This is a ongoing opportunity for work
Hourly Rate: You will be paid £11.44 per hours for hours worked between 07:00 to 19:00 with pay increased to £15.22 for hours worked between 19:00 to 07:00
Working Hours: Shifts are: 07:00 to 14:15 14:00 to 22:00 07:00 to 22:00 We are looking for flexible staff to cover shifts on days from Monday to Sunday.
Closing Date: 20240725

Experience & Qualifications

To be suitable for this position you must have:
– An Enhanced DBS certificate registered on the update service
– Up to date mandatory training certificates (issued within the past 12 months)
– Ability to provide 2 care references (including one from your most recent employer) covering a minimum of 2 years
– Previous experience supporting service users with Autism and Learning Disabilities
– Full and up-to-date CV with any gaps in employment noted and explained.

If you do not have a valid DBS and/or training, do not worry as we can help you with this. We are happy to offer online training available at a subsidised fee and the certificates are yours to keep!

Please attached a Full and up-to-date CV to your application with any gaps in employment noted and explained.

**Please note that we do not offer sponsorships**