Full Time Support Worker / Care Assistant - Day Service

Fakenham, Norfolk
£7.76 to £8.04 per hour
11 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

Full Time Support Worker / Care Assistant - Day Service
£7.76 to £8.04 per hour
Full Time Support Worker 37.5 hrs per week  - Driver Essential

Our client, a national disability charity, is looking for staff to support people at their fantastic registered Day care service in the heart of Fakenham in Norfolk.
Are you ready for a challenge?  This is a busy Day Service in the centre of Fakenham that provides support for 60+ Adults with learning disabilities and they have an opportunity to join their team.  They strive to offer a wide and varied programme and their activities include, Swimming, Gym Membership’s, Supported Volunteering,  Arts and Crafts, Rambling, Sewing and Accredited ASDAN courses  to name a few.  They work with many clients with very different needs and do a lot of work around different means of communication i.e. Intensive Interaction. 

They also offer support in individuals homes if they feel that they are not suited to a day service, but still need support during the day and activities at evenings and weekends to help individuals extend their social circles, (i.e. trips to the cinema, Nightclub, Bowling alley, Meal out) and from 2017 they plan to offer holidays, so they are looking for someone who can be flexible.
Shift pattern
7.5 hours a day Monday to Friday between 8am to 6.30pm
There is also a requirement to work 4-5 hours on a Saturday or Sunday every 5 to 6 weeks
You don’t need previous experience in this type of role as we will provide you with full training, however you will need to be a driver so that you can use that skill to transform more lives.
If you are good at communicating, love helping people, are able to work as part of a team, they want to hear from you.

Along with their first class training and support, they provide fantastic benefits and career progression opportunities. 

Their generous package of benefits includes:

free life assurance
28 days leave – pro rata including bank Holidays
childcare vouchers
access to a free 24-hour confidential helpline
bike to work scheme
a generous pension plan
and they will even pay for your DBS disclosure!

This is an exciting time to join them so transform your life, and the lives of the people they support, apply now!