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Support Worker

  • Location:

    Great Harwood, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Support Work

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £8.25 - £8.3 per hour

  • Contact:

    Aidan Ruffinato

  • Contact email:

    aidan@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    894537_1546610867

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-03

  • Consultant:

    Aidan Ruffinato

We are currently recruiting for a number of Support Workers to join a well established organisation, that provide care and support in a lovely residential home for Children based in Great Harwood.

The Job

You will be joining a 5 bedded home, which cares for both boys and girls.

The young people have complex needs and challenging behaviours.

The home specialises in care for Children with Learning Disabilities, Autism and Sensory Impairment.

You will be responsible for offering care and support throughout the Children's day to day life, education and activities, ensuring they are cared for appropriately and supported in all that they do.

Hours will be a full time contract, working 3 shifts on, followed by 3 shifts off, on a rolling rota. The shifts will be 12 hours.

People willing to do both Day and Waking Night work is desirable.

You will be offered:

- £8.25 per hour
- 4 days thorough training
- Opportunity of over time
- Opportunity to undertake NVQs.


You will need:


- To hold a driving licence (Do not need to use your own car)
- Have at least 6 months experience caring for people with complex needs.

- Have minimum an NVQ Level 2 in health and social care.

- Ideally you will have an NVQ Level 3 Children and Young People, but not essential.


We have interview dates happening ASAP, If interested, get in touch.


Referral Scheme

At Vetro Recruitment we recognise that exceptional people always know other exceptional people, so why not earn £50 to £250 for referring them to Vetro Recruitment. We recruit Support Workers, Nurses, Teachers, Teaching Assistants and Health Care Assistants.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

At Vetro Recruitment we have over 25 years' experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We pride ourselves on the service we offer our 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 Recruitment acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client.

Vetro Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.