Support Workers

Location
Horley
Salary
£8-£10
Posted
15 Nov 2017
Closes
14 Jan 2018
Sector
Social Care
Hours
Full Time

Contact Details

Support Workers

Location: Horley
Salary: £15,000 - £15,500 depending on experience
Contract: 37.5 hours per week (shift working, to include occasional nights and sleep-ins)

About the Client

Our client is a leading provider of services to people with learning disabilities and associated challenging behaviour in the South East of England.

About the Role

Our client is a specialist organisation supporting adults with a range of disabilities, including:
•Autistic Spectrum Disorders and Asperger’s Syndrome
•Disabilities associated with Epilepsy
•Specific syndromes such as Down's, Angelman's and Cri du Chat
•Mental health diagnoses such as Schizo-affective Disorder, Bi-Polar Mood Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Depression
•Adults who exhibit challenging behaviour due to communication difficulties and learning history

Candidate expectations

Required

• Calm and compassionate
• Want to make a real difference to people’s lives
• Communicate effectively
• Be patient and understanding
• Good general written and verbal command of English.
• English comprehension.
• Basic numeracy.

Preferred

• Driver + car
• Care Certificate or QCF/NVQ 2/3
 

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