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Support Worker

  • Location:

    Highbridge, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Support Work

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £6591 - £11424 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emma Morris

  • Contact email:

    emma@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    894046_1521799834

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-04-22

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

If you are passionate about working in an organisation that specialises in autism, and are patient, inspiring, caring and sensitive towards the needs of vulnerable people this could be the perfect role for you.

*** No experience in Care required as the client has an industry leading induction. ***

Salary: £6,591 to £11,424

Location: Highbridge

Hours of work: Part-time contracts (25hours and 15hours)



Responsibilities:
Creating and encouraging good relationships and communication with the people who use the service.
Giving individuals the chance to lead a full life instead of isolation or family dependence.
Giving autistic people the confidence and skills to live well, enjoy activities that others take for granted.
Ensuring the safety of the service users and maintaining an up to date knowledge of each individual's care plan, guidelines, reward system and preferred method of communication.
Assisting people who use the service to get involved in a range of new opportunities, experiences and activities.
There will be varying levels of support required with some personal care.
There will be situations where you need to support with taxing behaviours safely and sympathetically.


Benefits:
33 days annual leave
Industry leading induction, training and development programme
Opportunity to do your QCF level 2 and 3 in Health and Social Care
Career progression opportunities
Employer Contribution Pension scheme
Autism specific reflective practice profession support
Behavioural support training
24-hour access to online training
Flexible shifts - weekdays, evenings and weekends
Online staff discount scheme for a range of companies and retailers
Access to a 24 hour Employee Assistance counselling programme


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. Click on our website for more details.

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.