Support Worker

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Highbridge
Salary
7.69 - 8.00 GBP Hourly + overtime
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
01 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you a dedicated Support Worker, looking for a move to a reputable charity? Tired of feeling limited in a role that offers no variety? Or are you a caring 'up-and-comer' looking to enter the sector?

We have a number of permanent, full-time, part-time and also waking night positions in the above location, working with adults with Autistic Spectrum Disorders on a beautiful purpose-built residential site in rural Somerset. These roles are with a well-known national charity who have 50 years of specialist knowledge in the sector, and this site is where it all began! With everything from horse-riding to bowling, carpentry to music therapy, you enjoy being actively in the midst of activities, and aren't afraid to take on a challenge!

Looking for a company that values your potential, provides proper training, and has progression opportunities down the line? Look no further, with a 7 week induction and a proven track record of developing staff, we recognise the value of your role.

Benefits
- Working in a beautiful rural location
- Specialist in-depth Autism training, beyond mandatory training provided in many care roles
- Guaranteed, contracted hours with a number of contracts on offer from 18 hours right up to 37 (depending what you are looking for)
- The opportunity to challenge yourself and hone your skills

Responsibilities
- to provide caring, person-centred support on site and in the community
- to work in a flexible away which supports the goals of the team and people you support
- to support with and actively engage in enrichment activities including arts and crafts and social clubs

Requirements
- a caring, positive outlook and attitude
- flexibility to work a range of shift patterns in line with the needs of those you support
- excellent communication skills

Apply today, and remind yourself what the care sector is all about!

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing