Day / Night Support Worker (Need Transport Due To Location)

Burnham-On-Sea, Somerset, England
£7,030 - £17,576 per annum + Benefits
07 Aug 2018
04 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A well established large national organization are recruiting for Day and/or Waking Night Support Workers for their 5 - 7 bedded homes based in Brent Knoll, Highbridge and Burnham on Sea, Somerset. You will be working with Adults, who have Autism and can display challenging behaviour.

Main Job Role:

  • Support clients with everyday duties i. cooking, cleaning, laundry, shopping etc
  • Manage them through their Support Plans (maintain good health and diet)
  • Assist them with any activities or day centres they attend to
  • Accompany them out & about in the community i bank appointments, health visits etc
  • Encourage them with future goals they would like to achieve
  • Some aspects or full personal care required but no manual handling / hoisting

Qualifying candidates:

  • Have life, paid, personal or voluntary experience in care (any setting / sector)
  • You will need your own transport due to location

Contract / Terms:

  • Salary is £7,030 - £17,576 per annum = £8 an hour
  • We have upto 16 - 40 hour contracts available, Monday to Fridays with alternative weekends
  • Day shifts can vary between 7am - 10pm
  • Waking nights can vary between 9pm - 8am

Benefits (pro rota):

  • Outstanding internal training given plus a full induction
  • Chance to complete a free NVQ / QCF qualification whilst you work
  • 26 days holiday + 8 bank holiday = 33 in total
  • Online staff discounts from a range of benefits (Highstreet discounts & Child care vouchers)
  • Season ticket loans
  • 24 hour access to our free employee assistance programme
  • Cycle to work scheme

If you have the right skills or experience for this role; then please email your CV with the job reference number to: - thank you and good luck with your job search