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Learning Disability Support Worker

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  • Sector:

    Vetro Nursing, Support Work & HCA's

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  • Salary:

    £10.42 per hour

  • Contact:

    Sian Davies

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  • Contact phone:

    0117 3133361

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Sian Davies

Vetro Nursing are currently seeking 2 Support Workers to work with one of the UK’s largest disability charities. These positions are full-time, long term and will be based in Stroud, Gloucester. 

The charity provide a supported living service to adults with moderate to severe learning difficulties, enabling and encouraging them to make their own choices about how they live in a creative and caring environment. 

Some of the residents may have additional needs such as: autism, physical impairments, dementia, complex and mental health difficulties, be non-verbal and may sometimes display challenging behaviours. 

As a Relief Support Worker you will be required to:

  • Provide personal care and emotional support to residents
  • Be flexible to work between 2 houses within close proximity
  • Support residents with daily tasks such as cooking, cleaning, medication, financial support and accessing the community
  • Accompany residents out in the community with activities such as dancing, swimming, horse riding etc

A valid DBS on the update service is essential. If you do not have a valid DBS on the update service, Vetro Nursing can help facilitate this for you. 

Hours of work will be 07:00-14:30 or 14:30-22:00 with a pay rate starting at £10.42 per hour inclusive of holiday entitlement.

Why work for Vetro?
At Vetro Nursing, we have over 100 years' combined recruitment experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We are REC and CIW registered and pride ourselves on the service we offer our clients and candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role.
Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we're here to help.
Vetro Nursing acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.