Bank Support Worker

Ref
67529
Role type
Residential/Supported Living Support Staff
Location
Wakeling House - Barton Mills - Suffolk - IP28 6AA
Closing date
01/07/2020
Service details
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Description

Job Title:                         Support Worker

Location:                         Barton Mills, IP28 6AA

Hours:                             Bank

Salary:                             £8.80

Information:                   This role is shift work. Driver, full UK driving licence, is desired not essential

 

What do our Support Workers do?

Supporting someone isn’t just personal care; it’s so much more.  

Wakeling House is an all female supported living service for adults aged 18+ with learning disabilities, autism spectrum conditions, emotional needs and epilepsy.

People are supported to take part in a range of leisure activities in order to build on social and communication skills. These can include swimming, gardening, bowling, shopping, cinema trips, music sessions, drama groups and multiple day trips.

Staff also assist people with the development of independent living skills such as cooking, meal preparation, budgeting and self-care.

 

What experience do you need?

You don’t need to have experience to be a good Support Worker. If you are caring, kind and want to work in a job that is genuinely rewarding, this is for you.

You’ll need to have great communication skills and be comfortable making decisions. A basic level of English and Math is also required.

 

What are the Benefits?

  • 28 day holiday inclusive of bank holidays
  • Access Retail Discounts
  • Reward and recognition monthly and annual
  • Development and access to professional training
  • Access to counselling services
  • Continuous on the job training is provided
  • Contributory Pension Plan
  • Checks and Clearances paid for by Achieve together

 

Who are Achieve together?

Achieve together is one of the UK’s leading providers of support for people with learning disabilities, autism and associated complex needs. If your core values match ours: Making things happen, Having Fun, Being Brave and Valuing everyone then we’d like to hear from you!

 

*We reserve the right to close this advert before the closing deadline if we interview and offer the right candidate. Apply now to avoid disappointment.*

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