Support Worker - Aldington

Domus Recruitment
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Support Worker vacancy in beautiful location near Ashford! My client is looking for passionate, caring and honest people who are committed to making the lives of the people they support better!They have two services in Ashford, Kent supporting people between 22-67 who have Learning Disabilities, Physical Disabilities and Sensory impairments. One of the services is surrounded by 100 acres of beautiful countryside so it is an ideal place of work for those of you who love nature.They are offering 2 successful applicants 162.5 hours per month and you will be required to work a mixture of fairly distributed shifts from a 24hr rota. Please do not apply to this advert if you cannot be completely flexible with shifts. You will get shifts such as; early mornings, afternoons, evenings, sleep-ins, waking nights and weekends. Waking Night shifts are not as common unless you specifically request them but you may be required to do them occasionally.Main Duties: • Support people with Learning Disabilities, Physical Disabilities and Sensory impairments to the highest standard and in line with their support plan, cultural needs and wishes. • Support people with personal care • Assist and encourage people to engage in everyday home, social, leisure and work activities, according to the individual's choice and capabilities. • Keep accurate and up to date records. • Work positively with colleagues, families and external organisations and professionals. • Participate in learning and development opportunities as required. • Undertake any other duties as appropriate.Applicants looking to apply should: • Be self-motivated and resilient. • Have a passion for care. • Have excellent communication skills, patience and creativity. • Have a clean driving license • Be flexible with shifts • Any experience in working with people with physical disabilities requiring specialist equipment would be beneficial.Salary: £14,820 pa £2087 Complex Needs Allowance Shift AllowancesIf 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!