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Senior Support Worker

  • Location:

    Highbridge, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Support Work

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £9.04 per hour + continuous training & development provided

  • Contact:

    Lyndsay Burder

  • Contact email:

    lyndsay@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    894965_1571066314

  • Published:

    30 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-11-13

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Lyndsay Burder

Role Description

We are looking for both full and part time permanent Senior Day Support Workers OR Senior Waking Night Support Workers; on behalf of a leading UK charity who support autistic adults by providing support and promoting independence near Highbridge, Somerset.

Location

The job is located on the outskirts of Highbridge between Weston-super-Mare and Bridgwater, 2.5 miles from Burnham-on-Sea. Within touching distance of the M5 motorway, A370 and A38 roads all pass within a mile or less from its base. * Car drivers desirable due to rural locations.

The Job

The residential setting is set in a peaceful, rural and quiet area providing support and promoting independence for adults with autism within a small group home & flat supporting 5 residents. You will have previous experience supporting people with Autism and ideally leading a support team. You will be a person centred, fun & engaging Senior Support Worker required.

Hours & Pay

Days: Shifts fall between the hours of 7am - 10pm - Full Time Only 40PW

Waking Nights: 37PW Full Time or 18PW Part Time

Alternate weekends & fixed working rota.

£9.04 per hour inc. holiday entitlement

Are you the ideal candidate for the job?

This is your opportunity to extend 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 support worker looking to progress or a senior seeking a fresh challenge 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

Benefits

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 across Somerset; 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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