Support Worker & Care Assistant

Recruiter
Amanda & Rachael
Location
Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol
Salary
£8.25 - £8.75 per hour + excellent training!
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
08 Sep 2017
Ref
ZL/3820/SW/BRISTOLST
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking for passionate and dedicated Support Workers & Care Assistants for our client in the Bristol area to provide fantastic care and support children and young adults with learning disabilities and complex needs.

Do you have personal experience of supporting someone with learning disabilities and do you have the passion and dedication to support each individual?

Would you like to join an amazing residential and educational service who provide specialist support for children and young adults?

Our client provides services for individuals with a variety of needs, such as extreme physical and sensory disabilities, learning disabilities and complex needs. These specialist services have been developed over the last 18 months and the redevelopment is nearing completion. This will include a variety of facilities for the individuals such as, sensory rooms, recessed trampolines as well as a hydrotherapy pool.

The Role:

As a Support Worker or Care Assistant, you will be working with a fantastic team with proven therapeutic and behavioural approaches. You will be supporting individuals with severe language and communication difficulties, with profound and multiple learning difficulties. These could be as a result of autism, cerebral palsy or any other conditions which may include complex health needs.

Pay rates, hours & benefits:

  • £8.25 per hour, rising to £8.75 with a Level 3 in Childcare or Health and Social Care
  • 38 hours per week, including early mornings, evenings, weekends or nights.
  • Career progression, training and support to achieve qualifications
  • Life insurance plan and company pension

What experience do I need to be a Support Worker or Care Assistant?

No experience is necessary; however, you will have worked with children or have personal experience of working with a child with learning disabilities

Ideally hold an NVQ level 3 in childcare or willing to work towards this

If this position interests, you and you do have some experience of working with individuals with learning disabilities please click on apply. Once you have applied we can always answer any questions you may have prior to interview. One of our team will call you to talk through the vacancy before you proceed.

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