Learning disabilities and autism support worker

Job Description

Learning disabilities and autism support worker - Female only

Rates of pay £16 p/h for days, £18 p/h for nights and £20 p/h for weekends.

The shifts patterns are Monday through to Sunday. There are 2 shifts available from 17:00 – 22:00 and from 17:00 – 05:00. The package is located in Helston, due to the location drivers are required.

TCS is recruiting experienced female health care support workers to join our service and provide consistent and continuous care to individuals in the community. Our vision is to increase personal choice and to empower people within our service to make informed decisions about their care. You will be supported by an experienced team who are passionate about making a difference to the lives of individuals we care for.

Benefits for you

  • Your expertise will be rewarded with market leading pay and we recognise and reward your commitment and achievements.
  • Four payroll runs per week.
  • A variety of bonuses and recognition and reward schemes, including Refer a friend bonus.

Key Requirements

  • Experience supporting clients with a Gastrostomy tube is desirable.
  • Female only applications due to the needs of our client.
  • A minimum of 12 months UK based care experience within the last 2 years of working with adolescents and adults who have learning disabilities and/or autism
  • A current driving license and access to a vehicle for work purposes is desirable. Business Insurance would be beneficial.
  • Confidence and previous experience performing physical interventions.

This is an excellent opportunity for a passionate support worker to join an extremely rewarding packages of care where you will have the opportunity to help transform the lives of individuals and their families whilst developing and maintaining professional working relationships. By joining this package of care, you will be playing a key part in helping to develop a client’s goals and day to day activities.

If you have the skills and experience required for our packages of care, we would love to hear from you. You can either apply here, or give our dedicated recruitment team a call on 0333 323 1914 or email ldarecruitment@thornburycommunityservices.co.uk