Day Support Worker Opportunities

York, North Yorkshire
£9.05 - £10.00 per hour dependent on qualifications, plus enhanced overtime rates
09 Sep 2019
07 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Day Support Worker Opportunities BLUD87914
Easingwold, York
£9.05 - £10.00 per hour dependent on qualifications, plus enhanced overtime rates
36 hours per week

Are you naturally a caring person?  Do you want to make difference to someone’s life?

If so, Copperclay Mews would love to hear from you! We are looking to recruit a number of Day Support Workers to support adults with learning disabilities, autism and complex needs including behaviours that may challenge. If you have a positive attitude and are a good communicator who cares about people’s wellbeing, then this could be the role for you!

A career as a Support Worker is incredibly rewarding, challenging and offers a level of job satisfaction you won’t find elsewhere. You will be joining a team whose focus is to provide support of the highest quality, safeguard and promote the needs of the people we support.

You will be supporting adults with autism and complex needs with their daily routines and helping them access new experiences. 

We are looking for Support Workers who have a ‘can do’ attitude, outgoing and caring but have a calm demeanour when needed. Previous experience is not necessary, all we ask is that you have the right attitude and share our values. We will ensure you receive first class training when you join us and throughout your career at Hesley Group and will support you to become a Qualified Support Worker and beyond, all fully funded!

You will be joining a company who values its employees. A Support Worker is not a 9-5 job, but we understand your own time is precious therefore we have a fixed rota so you know exactly what shifts you would be working well in advance.

Established in 1975, Hesley Group provides flexible, specialist residential services and schools.  We aim to offer the best possible care, education and vocational opportunities for young people and adults, often with autism, who have a learning disability and complex needs with behaviour that may challenge.

Benefits of working for us:

  • excellent hourly and enhanced overtime rates
  • three weeks paid intensive induction where you will obtain recognised qualifications for:
  • Diploma Level 2/3
  • Care Certificate (Adult Services)
  • HELP (Hesley Enhancing Lives Programme)
  • Health and Safety
  • First Aid
  • Food Safety
  • paid breaks and 6 weeks paid holiday
  • continuous support and feedback through 1:1 supervision
  • ongoing free mandatory and development training days
  • regular promotion opportunities
  • pension scheme

This post is subject to an enhanced level disclosure and barring check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

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