Support worker

Holistic Recruiters
Croydon, Greater London
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
We are recruiting for a male support worker for a client based in Redhill, Surrey. This is a residential care home which comprises of service users with Learning Disability, Mental Health Condition, and Physical disability.

An opportunity has risen in this home for a post of a support worker with a special interest in working with people with conditions such as Autism, and ASD and are committed to developing their career within Adult Learning Disabilities, with a clear understanding of managing challenging behaviour effectively.

The individual will also be able to demonstrate that they can provide a person-centred approach to care delivery. The individual should have a calm attitude and an encouraging approach to the vulnerable individuals to promote their well-being.

This position is a sleep-in pattern shift with rates up to £8.00 per hour and £30 for sleep in (11 hours + Sleep in). This is a permanent position and the individual will work 4 days a week, to the shift pattern.

You must:

* Hold a valid DBS (This can be done by the agency)
* Have a Care qualification or Care Certificate and a minimum of 6 months UK based care experience
* Be able to work full time hours which involves a sleep in.
* Be able to provide references covering the last 2 years
* Have all Mandatory Care Training up to date, or be prepared to complete this prior to being placed into any shifts.
* Be experienced in supporting Adults with Learning Disabilities, especially Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD, Autism)

If you do not hold a Care Certificate or Qualification, training will be provided for you,

This position is available ASAP