Support Therapist, Barne Barton, Plymouth

Modus Care Ltd
£7.80 - £7.89/hour Competitive
10 Jul 2017
09 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for caring and enthusiastic individuals wishing to start and develop their career in Health and Social Care. We are currently recruiting Support Therapists to work in our home located in Barne Barton, Plymouth.

No previous experience is necessary as an extensive training package will be provided.

Modus Care is a well-established provider of specialist services for adults with Autistic Spectrum Disorder, learning disability, associated mental health needs and for those who may display behaviour that challenge themselves and services.

The main aspect of the role is to enable individuals to live as independently as possible using approaches in Person Centred Planning and Positive Behavioural Support. This may involve assisting in self-care, accessing leisure activities in the community, education establishments such as local college, trips out in the car and by public transport, as well as support in learning life skills.

Support Therapists benefit from £7.80 per hour, increasing to £7.89 per hour for those with a Diploma in Health and Social Care, or equivalent. You will benefit from an enhanced rate at weekends of between £9.30 per hour up to £9.39 per hour with the relevant qualification.

You will receive 30 days holiday per year rising to 33 days. In addition you will benefit from an enhanced Sick Pay scheme, £50 sleep in allowance (per sleep), comprehensive and free training programme and meals whilst supporting Service Users. Child care vouchers and a pension are also available.

If you are looking for a new opportunity with career prospects and would like to be part of our dynamic organisation and help other people live fulfilled and meaningful lives, please apply today