Support Worker (SW-GEN)
Support Worker –Supported Living & Outreach Services
At Gensing Road, we are proud to have many years of experience supporting people in their own homes to enable them to live as independently as possible. Typically, the people we support have a diagnosis of Asperger’s Syndrome or High Functioning Autism, they may also have associated mental health conditions, typically depression, anxiety, OCD. We also support people with Tourette’s syndrome.
We are looking for a reliable, fun, flexible support worker who ideally will have experience of working with people with a diagnosis of High Functioning Autism.
Our ideal candidate will have:
Your normal working day could include, providing one to one physical and emotional support in a variety of settings, co-facilitating an Asperger support group, writing and facilitating reviews, supporting leisure activities, writing support plans and risk assessments, key working, attending Benefit assessments and Tribunals, or acting as an appropriate adult within the criminal justice system.
In return for all of your hard work, Aspens will:
In return, Aspens will:
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.