Support Worker (BIR-DAYS)

Overview

Reference
BIR-DAYS

Salary
Competitive

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

Job Type
Permanent

Posted
18 February 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 supported living environment set in a stunning woodland. 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, be flexible in their approach to changing situations, confident, caring, able to assist with recording finances,medication & writing and recording daily information. Drivers 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 8897.


Contact information

Bianca McPhee


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