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Date Added: Mon 19/04/2021

Male Support Worker

Birchington, UK
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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Up to £19573 per annum + + benefits

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We're looking for Male Support Workers to work with us in Birchington supporting 3 brothers with learning disabilities, autism and complex challenging behaviours. Who have learning disabilities, physical disabilities and behaviours that challenge in a residential support service.

As a Support Worker you will;

  • Ensure the people we support are encouraged to reach their full potential
  • Accompany the people we support to activities, appointments, education etc.
  • Assisting with day to day living tasks such as cooking, cleaning, shopping etc.
  • Help with personal care such as supporting with showering, toileting and dressing.
  • Full training will be provided and you will also be supported in your new role by your local team from day one.

There is a genuine occupational requirement for the holder of this post to be male in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.

Working hours;

  • Various contracts available - Full time, part time or bank hours
  • Shift work - days, evenings, nights, weekends and Bank Holidays (24/7) Also including Sleep-in & Waking Night shifts.

Shifts are on a rota basis so you will know in advance to plan your time accordingly.

About you;

  • No experience needed but would be beneficial
  • Have the ability to learn from experiences and change your approach when needed
  • Have energy and enthusiasm to provide the best support possible
  • Have motivation and drive to identify overcome obstacles
  • Have an understanding of and empathy for the people you are supporting
  • Show commitment to personal and professional development

We offer our Support Workers (T&C's apply):

  • £18,373 + £1,200 complexity payment per annum (pro rata)
  • Paid enhanced DBS
  • E-learning/Classroom training/Diplomas
  • Regular one to one supervision
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme - earn up to £350
  • Increasing annual leave with length of service
  • Flexible working
  • Occupational sick pay
  • Maternity/paternity pay
  • Employee Assistance Programme

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