Support Worker - Adults

17855.00 - 21099.00 GBP Annual
21 Jul 2021
18 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking for a local opportunity in a supportive and welcoming specialist school and residential setting?

Do you want to work in a setting that prides itself on supporting young adults from 16+ years by offering a stimulating and inviting education and living environment?

Do you want to be part of a passionate and engaging team?

If yes was your answer then this is the school for you!

This specialist school and residential setting local to Thetford is looking for a support worker to join their team ASAP on a full time, permanent basis (40hours a week). This setting in question is situated near Thetford and boasts a welcoming and modern site. The setting supports approx. 20+ young adults from the age of 16 years upwards. Young people at this setting have Complex needs including EBD and Autism so a supportive, nurturing and resilient team member is needed. Post holders will work on a 1:1 basis with the residents and support them in there every day needs. The existing team are passionate and dedicated and are invested in offering a safe and supportive environment for the children. This setting is invested in all their staff members and their training and development and is a fabulous setting to work in. As this is a residential setting applicants for this post must be available do shifts including days, evenings, nights, weekends and sleep ins. Due to the location of this setting own transport will be required.

Accessible Public transport links
Free onsite parking
Permanent position/Excellent pay
Top of the range technology and resources
Supportive Senior leadership
Brilliant career progression opportunities

All applicants for this position must have the following requirements to be considered:
Level 3 Diploma in Adult care (desirable not essential)
Relevant support work or teaching assistant experience (Must be able to provide references)
Eligibility to work in the UK

Supporting young people with complex needs from age 16+ years in a education and residential setting

If you want to know more about this fabulous opportunity or wish to send us your application then please don't hesitate to apply now! To learn more about this role please call Bryony on (phone number removed).

This role is open to receiving applications over the next two weeks. Within a week of the closing date, appropriate applicants will begin a three-stage interview process, after which shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend the final stage of the interview process with appropriate school leadership