Permanent Support Worker Learning Disabilities Support worker
Your new company
Our client is the leading care provider for adults with learning disabilities across the nation and is currently running 5 separate residential services. They specialise in supporting people to fulfil lives within the community and to promote emotional, physical and spiritual welfare.
They truly want to strive to ensure positive outcomes for those they support within the community, professionally or personally. They believe that everybody should have the opportunity to be an active citizen and be engaged in the community that they live in.
Your new role
You will provide tailored care and support to adults with learning disabilities to help achieve personal goals as well as maintain their dignity and independence in a safe and caring environment.
As a support worker, you will be helping with the running of the home, supporting and developing the service users' living skills. You will also need to have a passion to make a difference, have a calm and patient manner, along with an understanding of learning disabilities. You will also assist with meal times, cleaning, encouraging personal care and everyday needs.
The service users will require you to support, protect and motivate them.
This is a full-time permanent position. No sponsorship is available for this role.
What you'll need to succeed
- You must have a Full UK Driving Licence with access to your own vehicle.
- Atleast 6 Months UK based working with Adults with learning disabilities
- Commit to full-time hours on a rota basis
- Ability to utilise various groups and programmes within the community to enhance lives
What you'll get in return
As well as the opportunity to work within a great team of people who will support and encourage your development within the business, which you will also have access to:
- Generous annual leave allowance and sick pay
- Employee Assistance Programme to help support and maintain well-being
- Personal pension plan - to help secure your future
- 02 Mobile Discounts
- Refer a friend scheme
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion about your career.
Talk to Yazmin Glasspool, the specialist consultant managing this positionLocated in Southampton, 3rd Floor, One Dorset Street, SouthamptonTelephone 02382020103