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Senior Support Worker

  • Location:

    Thornbury, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Support Work

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £17383 - £17895 per annum + continuous training & development provided

  • Contact:

    Lyndsay Burder

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Lyndsay Burder

Specialist Support Worker, Senior

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) & Mental Health

Hours: 37 per week

Salary: £17,383 - £17,895 per annum

* It is essential that you hold a full driving licence and have access to transport.

Role Description

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Support Worker to advance to a Senior level, and join a specialist ASD team based in Thornbury. You will be working for a leading UK charity who support autistic adults by providing support and promoting independence. If you are passionate about providing an excellent standard of support and have, or would like to gain, specialist ability in making a difference to individuals with a background in mental health / ASD we would love to hear from you.

The Job

The Senior Support Worker role will see you: support and care for autistic adults, enabling each person to live independently and enable autistic adults to enter employment, access education, join clubs and participate in community activities. You will work within a small team of Support Workers and a Line Manager to ensure the support provided helps to these individuals wish to achieve

Your working pattern will be varied over a seven day rota and will include sleep-ins and bank holidays.

To apply you must:

- Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care / Equivelant
- Experience as a Senior and above
- Car Driver

Are you the ideal candidate for the job?

This is your opportunity to start a career offering a full induction and ongoing training programme and you are genuinely changing people's lives whilst joining an award winning team in the process. Whether you are a recent graduate holding a degree in a related subject ... or a Support Worker with a level 3 Diploma in care looking to work for a progressive organisation.... we would love to hear from you!

Interested? Apply today!

If this sounds like the job for you click "apply" or for more information call Lyndsay for a chat on 07375 087388

Interviewing Soon: 15/7, 18/7-

Offering a fantastic induction programme and learning and development opportunities. Providing a full induction and training programme, regular one to ones, annual appraisals, and the support you need to develop and progress your career.

  • 33 days' annual leave pro-rata (including bank holidays)
  • discounts on high street and online shopping
  • free employee assistance programme, available 24/7
  • child care vouchers
  • season ticket loans
  • cycle to work scheme
  • pension scheme
  • a supportive working environment.

We currently have a number of positions in social care; in addition to this vacancy ... so if this isn't quite what you are looking for please feel free to contact me to discuss your requirements further - ranging from full and part time; contract; permanent. If you feel any of the above is of interest to you, please contact me for an informal chat.

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