Support Worker (Learning Disabilities Services)

Recruiter
networx
Location
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Salary
£18,254.79 to £20,227.54 per annum, pro rata
Posted
03 Sep 2018
Closes
17 Sep 2018
Ref
NTXOW339176
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Support Worker (Learning Disabilities Services)

Northallerton

£18,254.79 to £20,227.54 per annum, pro rata

Permanent

30 hours per week

Committed to delivering the highest levels of Customer Experience, our client provides a comprehensive range of services to approximately 6,000 homes in and around North Yorkshire. They provide a support service helping older and other vulnerable people maintain their independence and live safely at home.

They are looking for a proactive Support Worker to join in providing a comprehensive support service to the tenants within their Supported Housing Scheme. You will work as part of a team to create a safe, welcoming environment, one which promotes inclusion and independence. You will be responsible for effectively identifying tenants individual needs and working with them to create a suitable Support Plan. You will understand that these tenants come from a range of backgrounds and have different, sometimes complex needs so will need different levels of flexible support provided.

The successful candidate for this role will have experience of working with a designated service user group, ideally within a Supported Housing setting, so will be able to demonstrate knowledge of good practice when working with vulnerable people. You will have a NVQ level 2 in Health & Social Care or equivalent and be willing to undertake further learning to increase your skill set. You will have excellent interpersonal, communications skills and be able to work on your own initiative as this is predominately a lone working post.

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