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DATE ADDED: Tue 24/03/2020

Support Worker

Huntingdon, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime


Job Summary Job Title: Support Worker Location: Kings Ripton 22 – Huntingdon, PE28 2NT.
Hours: hours per week Salary: £ per hour Information: This role is shift work.
Driver, full UK driving licence, is desired not essential.
Work with us! Achieve together want you to have fun at work and make things happen for the people we support.
We value everyone and we want brave people to help the people we support work towards achieving independence and reaching their goals.
Achieve together is one of the UK’s leading providers of support for people with learning disabilities, autism and associated complex needs.
If this sounds great to you… Then you’re just what we’re looking for and we’d like to hear from you! What do our Support Workers do? Supporting someone isn’t just personal care; it’s so much more.
22 Kings Ripton is a supported living service for adults aged 18+ with autism spectrum conditions, moderate to severe learning difficulties, mental health needs, complex needs including behaviours that may challenge, restricted mobility, hearing impairments, emotional needs and epilepsy.
Indviduals at 22 Kings Ripton lead active lives, and are supported to take part in a range of activities both within the service and in the community in order to increase social and communication skills.
Leisure activities that people have been taking part in include day centre activities, walks in the surrounding areas, gardening, spa days, bowling, sailing, swimming, gym sessions and trips to the cinema.
People are also supported to take part in any education, volunteering and work placements they wish to, and many individuals are currently taking part in voluntary work which greatly increases independence.
People are also supported on any day trips and holidays they wish to go on.
What experience do you need? You don’t need to have experience to be a good Support Worker.
If you are caring, kind and want to work in a job that is genuinely rewarding, this is for you.
You’ll need to have great communication skills and be comfortable making decisions.
A basic level of English and Math is also required.
What are the Benefits? 28 day holiday inclusive of bank holidays Access Retail Discounts Reward and recognition monthly and annual Development and access to professional training Access to counselling services Continuous on the job training is provided Contributory Pension Plan Checks and Clearances paid for by Achieve together *We reserve the right to close this advert before the closing deadline if we interview and offer the right candidate.
Apply now to avoid disappointment.