Support Worker/Teacher Assistant - NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED - Cheltenham

Vetro Recruitment
02 Dec 2017
11 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Salary: £8.59 - £9.17 per hour + Excellent company benefits in Cheltenham area.*** Interview Day on November 15th ***Hours: Seven-day rota, mixture of mornings, afternoons, long days.Vetro recruitment are currently recruiting for a number of support workers in a rural location 10 minutes from Cheltenham for a holistic support setting for young people with disabilities. Our client supports over 160 young people on a daily basis to realise their potential through a wide range of educational, residential, therapeutic and health services.If you are passionate about supporting young people with disabilities to realise their potential through education and personalised learning opportunities, and are patient, inspiring, caring and sensitive towards the needs of vulnerable people this could be the perfect role for you!Benefits:20 days paid holiday, plus eight statutory public holidays (pro rata) Use of facilities including a heated indoor swimming pool and fitness suiteMembership of the Group Life Assurance schemeSpecialist training and development, with opportunities to progressEmployee discounts at various retailersCycle to Work schemeTea and coffee, with hot meals and sandwiches available at cost price during term timeSuccessful candidates will have:The ability to record information accuratelyThe ability to work as part of a teamBe able to work independently with little support as requiredBe resilient and able to work proactively with challenging behaviourA willingness to provide personal care to individualsStrong values around diversity, health and safety and are committed to safe working practicesGood organisational and time management skillsThe ability to facilitate learning, empowering the individual and encouraging autonomy.Strong communication skillsThe ability to support people to meet targets and improve their independenceAccess to own transport as the service is not on a public transport routeReferral Scheme:Do you know someone who might be interested in this position? We will give you a £50 Love2Shop voucher to any successful applicants that you refer to us.Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.At Vetro recruitment we have over 25 years experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We pride ourselves on the service we offer our candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role. Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we're here to recruitment acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.INDHP