Support Worker Qualified to NVQ2 (or equivalent)
Support Worker – Qualified to NVQ2 (or equivalent)
An exciting role supporting and empowering individuals with learning disabilities.
Our client is an independent charity, whose mission is to empower and support people of all ages with a learning disability, and their families and carers, from across Cambridgeshire.
Position: Support Worker
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hours: Full time and Part time opportunities available
Salary: £9.00 per hour
Closing date: 6 October 2016
About the role:
The main purpose of this role is to provide person centred support to people with learning and physical disabilities and for some who present with behaviours that can challenge. Their aim is to ensure people they support live a great life. They work in partnership with those they support, their families and professionals involved in their care to provide high quality support. The post holder will value the importance of personal choice and will encourage decision making, enabling people they support to realise their full potential and promote greater independence.
You should have good basic literacy and numeracy skills and be prepared to undertake further relevant training. A recognised qualification in Health and Social Care, and the ability to drive is essential.
The post-holder will be committed to promoting independence and ensuring people are involved within their community. You will be creative, motivated and a great communicator.
You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Care Worker, Learning Disabilities, Not For Profit, Social Care, Healthcare, Volunteer, Voluntary Sector, Care Assistant, Community Care, Healthcare Assistant, Vulnerable People, Social Worker, Retail, Cleaner, Office Administrator, Childcare, Driver, Waiter, Cook, Classroom Assistant, etc.
This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.