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Support Workers in Shepton Mallet - Learning Disabilities

Job Description

We are currently recruiting Support Workers in Shepton Mallet to work with young adults and children with learning disabilities.

As a Support Worker for Learning Disabilities, you will provide essential care and support to Adults and Children, who live with a range of complex learning disabilities. We provide care and support to people in their own homes and also in specialist care settings. It is essential that you have worked in similar environments previously and are able to work well under pressure.

Applicants will need a certificate in Positive Intervention Training 

You will have gained experience through working with any of the following:

  • Learning Disability
  • Autism
  • Challenging behaviour
  • Acquired Brain Injury
  • Home care

Within your role you will be responsible for assisting with key health and personal support functions to assist the clients with day to day living. Our person centred service is designed to support all areas of the person centred care plan. This helps our clients to interact with their families and also the local community, whilst enabling them to maximise their independence and live fulfilling lives.

A conscientious and dedicated approach to personalised care makes an incredible difference to all service users, which is why we are looking to employ the best people, to develop the best skills.

You will form an integral part of the Newcross Care at Home team in this varied and rewarding role, delivering person-centred care in accordance with personalised care plans that enrich lives.

You will have access to comprehensive training and 24 hour support, and in order to ensure that you always have enough work you will be employed on a permanent, flexible contract with guaranteed hours.

Due to the nature of this role, access to your own transport is essential.

Benefits of joining Newcross include:

  • Excellent salary, paid weekly plus night, weekend and bank holiday enhancements
  • Agreed mileage and travel expenses for most clients
  • Free uniform and criminal record (DBS) check
  • Free ongoing training and uniform earned as you work
  • Your own online account area to enter availability, download time sheets and receive payslips
  • One-to-one relationship with a dedicated service manager.

Please click the 'Apply Now' link to begin your application, or call 0800 252 881 to speak to one of our dedicated HR team today.

Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing contained within this job advertisement is intended to discriminate in any way against anyone.

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