Day Service / Community Outreach

Location
Bristol
Salary
£16560 - £17040 per annum
Posted
20 Mar 2019
Closes
17 Apr 2019
Ref
00093459
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Function
Teaching
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Day Service/Community Outreach Support Worker

Positions available supporting individuals with profound and multiple learning difficulties in their day service provision and in their homes.

Contributory Pension Scheme and Refer a Friend Scheme.

Training opportunities and career progression.

Competitive rates of pay and length of service incremental pay increase - £7.83ph - £8.17ph National Minimum Wage applies: from £8.31 from April 2019.

Based around Staple Hill, Bristol & Community Support.

This company are a leading and growing provider of services for individuals with both mental health issues and profound and multiple learning difficulties, offering a Day Service provision out of their premises in Staple Hill and in their homes.

They are looking for experienced individuals to join their successful and expanding team to support their service users on a daily basis to meet their individual needs and to support them to reach their individual outcomes.

You need to be able to lone work, and also work as part of a well-established and dynamic team. In return they will provide training, supervision and ongoing support.

They would require you to have experience of working in this area and have a good understanding of the level of service expected; experience of completing risk assessments and support plans is desirable. As would knowledge of the local area and a full UK driving licence.

Currently, they are seeking Support Workers with experience of:

- Supported Living
- Health and Social care
- Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
- Autism
- Complex needs
- Epilepsy
- Manual handling and working with service users with challenging behaviour. Other care work will be considered.

Immediate starts are available for successful applicants, subject to satisfactory receipt of an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. Should your application be of interest to them initially they will contact you for a telephone interview.

Annual Salary: £16,331 to £17,040