Support Worker - Full time/Part Time - Aylesbury

Recruiter
Comfort Care Services
Location
Aylesbury
Salary
£7.66 - £9.00/Hour
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Support Assistant/Support Worker - Learning Disability - Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Comfort Care Services provides high quality supported housing and support for individuals with mental health needs, challenging behaviour and learning disabilities. Due to our rapid growth, we are looking for individuals with ambition, creativity and commitment to join us in the role of Support Assistants. You will support our service users to improve their daily living skills and live life to their full potential.We currently have the following vacancies at our Mental Health and Learning Disability homes:Mental Health: Roles are in HP20 and HP19.Full time23:00-07:00 - Monday to Friday10:00-1800 - Monday to Friday15:00-23:00 - Monday to FridayPart Time07:00-15:00 - Saturday and Sunday09:00-15:00 - Saturday and Sunday15:00-23:00 - Saturday and Sunday15:00-21:00 - Saturday and Sunday23:00-07:00 - Saturday and SundayThis is a high needs service, dealing with various mental health. Requirements includes dealing with challenging behaviours that are primarily verbal or disruptive. Understanding and compassionate approach to dealing with SU's that display high emotions or frustration.Learning Disability: Roles are in HP21.Full time15:00-23:30 - Monday to Friday40hrs 1-2-1 Flexi - Monday to SundayYou will be working with young adults (18-25yrs) with a Learning Disability encompassing Asperger's Syndrome, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Emotional and Behavioural Disorder (EBD), Obsessive Compulsory Disorder (OCD), Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Epileptic Seizures, Down Syndrome, Communication Difficulties, Anxiety and challenging behaviour.Key responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:Implementing and carrying out individual SU support plansSafeguarding the rights and dignity of the SUSupporting SUs to build their confidence, self-esteem and their ability to manage their mental health symptomsSupport the SUs with taking their medicationSupport SUs with their daily living skills and domestic choresSupporting SUs with personal care tasks.Encourage and motivate SUs into employment, voluntary work and/or into educationAccurately keeping daily records.If you are passionate about supporting people, have good communication skills, are well organized and looking to further your career we can offer you:Hourly rate of pay of £7.50-£9.00 ph (depending on experience)28 days paid leave (including public holidays)Paid In house trainingCareer opportunities and progressionsCompany pension schemeOther benefits include - business mileage, care certificates, two weeks paid shadowing and medication training.Keywords: learning disability jobs in Aylesbury, learning disability jobs in Buckinghamshire, LD jobs in Buckinghamshire, working in learning disability, carer jobs in Aylesbury, carer jobs in buckinghamshire, support assistant and support worker jobs in Buckinghamshire, care assistant jobs in Aylesbury , support worker jobs in Aylesbury, support worker jobs in Hbuckinghamshire, support worker jobs in Aylesbury, Care worker, Care Assistant, Aylesbury carer jobs, carer jobs in Aylesbury, mental health jobs around Aylesbury, bank hours carer position,