Residential Support Worker

Recruiter
Dutton Recruitment
Location
Glossop
Salary
£8.50 - £9.00 per hour
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Dutton Recruitment are currently recruiting for experienced, dedicated and passionate support workers to work in a brand new service near Glossop. This service specialises in providing residential support to adults of varying ages with learning disabilities, complex needs and challenging behaviour. Some of the clients have additional health needs, some access education, but the role of the support worker is to follow each service users individual support plans and support them as an individual. You will be involved in support in the community i.e. going bowling, cinema, meals out, attending doctors appointments etc but also involved in support within the service. You will need to have over 6 months recent paid experience within the learning disabilties and challenging behaviour sector and hold an indate MAPA or PMVA certificate. Some of the clients are very challenging and have to have 3 to 1 support at times. The role is very challenging but rewarding and its an exciting opportunity to make your mark on a brand new service and be involved in something very unique.

The work will be starting early May and interviews are available immediately for the right candidates. Please only apply for this position if you have a valid PMVA or MAPA certificate as this is essential for the role. There will be a variety of shifts available ranging from 7.30-3.30/2-10pm and the odd night shift. Part time or full time hours available. Apply straight away!