Support Worker/Care Worker (Charity / Learning Disabilities)

Recruiter
EasyWeb NFP
Location
Preston
Salary
£7.03 to £7.83 per hour
Posted
10 May 2018
Closes
08 Jun 2018
Ref
00320722
Contact
Candidate Services
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Support Worker/Care Worker (Charity / Learning Disabilities) 

It’s not just a job, it’s a life experience. Join them and help them change lives. 

Our client is a national charity that’s been supporting people with learning disabilities since 1962. They put the people they support at the centre of everything they do and use their experience to work in partnership with them to provide personalised services to more than 2500 people. 

Sometimes it’s challenging, but it’s always rewarding. You’ll go to work knowing that you’re making a positive difference to someone’s life. And you’ll be working in a team of skilled, dedicated colleagues who’ll support you all the way. 

Position: Supporting Living Workers 
Location: Preston and surrounding area 
Hours: Full time - 37.5 hours per week 
Salary: £7.83 per hour aged 21 and over or £7.03 per hour between the ages of 18-20 
Support Worker Benefits: 25 days holiday (plus 8 bank holidays), a contributory pension scheme, life assurance, staff reward schemes, family-friendly policies, discounted mobile phone and car schemes and a confidential Employee Helpline 

Closing date: Friday 8 June 2018 
Interview date to be arranged 

About the role: 

As a Support Worker you’ll be supporting adults with learning disabilities to lead fulfilling lives based upon their personal support needs. Their vision is to ensure that the people they support are given the same opportunities as everyone else. 

They provide 24/7 support to some people, so this role would suit you if you like the idea of working shifts and hours that include some weekends, nights and Bank Holidays. You may also get the opportunity to accompany the people they support on holidays and attend training courses and other activities. 

About you: 

To be a successful Supported Living Worker having the right values, confidence and attitudes is more important than experience. Key qualities will be a natural resilience to challenges, the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and other agencies, self-motivation and most importantly the ability to be passionate about promoting independence and active lifestyles. 

What they offer: 

They offer a range of benefits and career development opportunities. They’ll give you a comprehensive induction, full training and support along the way. With Investors in People and Skills for Care accreditation they are committed to investing in their teams to ensure they have the specialist skills and expertise needed to support others to live the best life possible. 

Join them and help them change lives. 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE 

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Learning Disabilities, Social Care, Voluntary Sector, Mental Health Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Staff, Community Development, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Social Worker, Not for Profit, NFP 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.

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