Support Worker (BIR-DAYS)




Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South East England -- Kent -- Royal Tunbridge Wells

Job Type

Thursday, July 04, 2019

Support Worker

Hours: 7.30am-10.00pm (14.5 hour days, rolling rota – one day on, two days off)

Service/Location: Birch, Cornford Lane, Pembury, Kent, TN2 4QU

The people we support and care for enjoy an active and fulfilling life, based in a residential environment set in a stunning woodland site in Pembury. No two days are the same, some activities our service users enjoy include swimming, theme parks, seaside trips, art and beauty.

Birch is a unit with two service users: one young male and one young female who have a number of complex behavioural needs, ADHD, learning difficulties and autism.

The ideal candidate should be able to work as part of a team as your shifts will be 2:1. You will need to be flexible in your approach to changing situations, be confident, caring and able to assist with recording finances,

medication & writing and recording daily information. Drivers are preferable.

Ideally, you will:

  • Have a Diploma/NVQ 2 in Health and Social Care or be willing to work towards the qualification.
  • Experience with challenging behaviour
  • Be highly motivated and be able to work on their own initiative
  • Have a passion and enthusiasm for delivering quality services to vulnerable people
  • Be able to demonstrate empathy whilst enabling people to maximise their independence
  • Have a full driving licence

In return, Aspens will:

  • Provide full induction and training
  • Provide Free DBS Checks
  • Provide FREE parking
  • Auto-enrol your pension
  • Provide bonuses for new employee referrals    

About us: Following the coming together of two leading care providers in Sussex and Kent, Aspens is united in offering over 100 years of experience in helping children, young people and adults with a range of disabilities, those on the autism spectrum, and/or those with complex needs. Through the provision of highly personalised support, we aspire to enable people to learn new skills, live life to the full and contribute to society however possible.  

If you feel this exciting opportunity is one for you, APPLY NOW. If you need further information, please contact Bianca on 0330 335 8997.

Contact information

Bianca McPhee

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