Community Support Workers

Autism Hampshire
£14,569.70 to £16,855.15 per annum pro rata salary dependant on skills and qaualifications
08 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking for flexible work that can fit around your lifestyle? Do you fancy a change of career and love to help people? We need more members for an expanding committed and creative team. We are looking for full or part time support workers for a team supporting adults with Autism in the community. Our community team is expanding across Hampshire and we are recruiting for passionate and caring individuals to support adults with autism to access the community and remain independent in their own homes. You can be involved in helping them to get ready, supporting with medication, cooking, arranging social events, going to the cinema, bowling and more. Experience is not essential; however for this role it is essential that you can drive to enable to support our service users to access the community as fully as possible. We need staff who are responsive, positive, calm, and creative. They should have good communication, planning and management skills and work well in a team. The job will also include household duties. Staff should have some experience of autism and learning disabilities. They must hold a valid driving licence. The shift rota will include daytimes, evenings, weekends, sleep ins and bank holidays. Alongside working in a very rewarding role with committed and specialised staff teams, Autism Hampshire can offer: Up to 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays Contributory Pension Scheme Extensive Induction Programme and specialist Training Continuous Professional Development (Including QCF) Employee Assistance Programme Work related Travel Expenses “Autism Hampshire is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, supply workers and volunteers to share this commitment” DBS and Home Office checks will be required “Working towards equal opportunities”