Senior Support Worker Vacancy - Brent Knoll

Domus Recruitment
Brent Knoll
£15,000 - £15,800/Year
02 Dec 2017
10 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The UK's leading Autism charity seeking some Support Workers to join their new centre in Somerset. As a company, they have been providing care and support to people with Autism for over 50 years in a number of services.Based on their experience, and with support from their members, donors and volunteers, they provide life-changing information and advice to millions of autistic people, their families and friends. Their ultimate goal is help the public to understand autism better so that more autistic people of all ages can be understood, supported and appreciated for who they are.They are looking for some fantastic people who have a passion to work in an organisation that specialises in autism, supporting autistic adults or children to live the life they chose.They are offering anything from 16 to 37 hours per week at their residential home in Brent Knoll.Applicants should be:• Patient, inspiring, caring and sensitive towards the needs of vulnerable people• Good listeners, able to report and record information accurately• Team players, able to work independently with little support as required• Resilient, able to work proactively with challenging behaviour• Willing and able to provide personal care to individuals• Individuals who value diversity, health and safety and are committed to safe working practicesYou may also have• a personal connection to autism or a desire to work with people with autism• real life experience supporting adults with autism in a paid or voluntary capacity.In return, you'll receive:• Excellent induction, training and development programme• Autism specific reflective practice profession support• Behavioural support training• 24 hour access to online training• Flexible shifts : weekdays, evenings and weekends• Online staff discount scheme for a range of benefits• Access to a 24 hour Employee Assistance counselling programme• Pension scheme• 25 days annual leave• Career progression opportunitiesSalary : £15,000 - £15,800 If you are interested in this vacancy please send your CV to and I will give you a call. Alternatively, you can call me on 01628 630104 for more information.REFERRAL SCHEME:We will reward you with £200 if you recommend a new candidate to us who is not already registered and we secure them a role for a minimum of 1 month. If you know anyone who is looking for work at the moment then please get in touch!