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DATE ADDED: Wed 13/05/2020

SEN Support Worker

Cambridge, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent

Night or Day Support Workers

Location: Meldreth, Cambridgeshire/Hertfordshire border - Nr. Royston
Salary: £8.75ph to £9.70ph + a night supplement of £15 per night (c. £2,730 per year)

Hours: 4-week rota pattern of 14 night shifts 8:45pm to 8:15am or 13 shifts day shifts 8:00am to 9:00pm – Ave 39hrs per week.

Part time hours or flexible shifts are available.

My client in Cambridgeshire offers a supportive living and learning environment for young adults who have severe and profound learning difficulties and is one of the few services in the country that is also able to support those with complex health needs and associated difficulties.

As a night or day support worker your role will involve:
Providing exceptional high levels of care during all daily activities including washing dressing, socialising and learning, washing/personal care and ensuring care during the night.
Assisting the young adults during hydrotherapy and rebound therapy sessions
Communicating effectively and building strong relationships that will empower the young adults to grow and develop
Ensuring that the environment is safe, supportive and enjoyable
This is an incredibly challenging yet rewarding role, the duties will vary due to the nature of the position- you must be willing to lend a hand wherever is required.

What’s on offer:
Full training and continued support
Opportunity to study the Level 3 diploma in HSC which will be funded by us!
Part time hours available if required
Accommodation if required (subject to availability)
30 days’ holiday including bank holidays
Life assurance and pension
Perk box
Free parking
Candidate skills attributes:
Willingness to learn and to go the extra mile
Exceptional communication skills and patience
Resilient with a robust and positive nature
Ability to be creative in meeting the needs of the young adults
Ability to work on a rota pattern

You will have a chance to work with a supportive team whose common goal is to empower and support wherever is required.


If you are interested then please apply on-line, or for more information, please contact Rebecca or Steve on [... Click Apply...]or apply direct for a call within 24 hours.

Successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment safeguarding checks including an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check.

Etta Healthcare find rewarding careers for healthcare professionals and support organisations in building the most talented workforce to address increasing health and social care demands.

We care about everything we do and everyone we work with. In placing the right candidate, we are saving and improving lives, and this is what will drive us to be the best.

We offer a competitive referral scheme up to £1000 for successful candidates placed! *Terms apply.