Support Worker / Care Assistant - Nights (WW-BUR)




Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South East England -- East Sussex -- Robertsbridge

Job Type

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Support Worker / Care Assistant

Hours: Waking Night Shift – 1 x 20 Hours per week & 1 x 30 Hours per week available

Service/Location: Burton Cottages, Robertsbridge

At Aspens, we are now seeking 2 Waking Night Carers / Support Workers to join our team, based at Burton Cottages. We support adults with autism, including some who have associated learning disabilities and or mental health needs.

Tasks will include personal care, including supporting adults with incontinence issues and supporting adults with complex challenging behaviours.We are committed to delivering person centred support, both in a residential environment and within the community, enabling individuals to live happier more fulfilling lives.

We are looking for positive, mature staff with energy and ideas to take on the role of Support Worker and join our team at Burton Cottages.

Ideally, you will:

  • Have a Diploma/NVQ 2 in Health and Social Care or be willing to work towards the qualification.
  • Have Experience with challenging behaviour
  • Be highly motivated and be able to work on your 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, we will:

  • Provide full induction and training
  • Give you the opportunity to work towards your NVQ 2 in Health and Social Care
  • Provide Free DBS Checks
  • 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.  

Whether you are experienced carer/support worker, or someone looking for a change in career, if you are caring, compassionate and up for a challenge, APPLY NOW. If you need further information, please contact Bianca on 0330 335 8997.

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Bianca McPhee

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