Learning Disabilities Healthcare Support Worker

Job Description

Female Learning Disabilities Healthcare Support Worker


Location: Helston, Cornwall


Shifts: Days (Monday-Sunday: 08:00-20:00) Nights (20:00 - 08:00)


Pay Rates (including holiday pay): Days £16.81 / Nights £18.91 / Weekends £21.01


As an ‘Outstanding’ CQC-rated care provider Thornbury Community Services recruits learning disabilities support workers to utilise their skills and expertise to enable our clients to live safe and fulfilled lives where they can achieve personal goals, learn new hobbies and take trips into the community.

We are looking to recruit learning disability support workers in Helston with UK-based learning disabilities and/or autism care experience to support our client. This is a community based support role.



We have created a bespoke benefits package for our support workers to ensure they feel valued, can achieve the careers they want and truly make a difference in the lives of our clients. Once you join us, you will gain complete access to our comprehensive benefits package, which includes:

· £200 refer a friend bonus

· Travel and mileage expenses in some instances

· Initial shadow shifts to help you familiarise yourself with the client and environment

· 24/7 operations support from our dedicated care coordinators and clinical support from our expert Clinical Team

· Market-leading rates of pay that match some of the most competitive nursing agency pay rates in the UK

· Upskilling opportunities


Role requirements

We are looking for Learning disabilities support workers with a minimum of 12 months of UK-based experience who are passionate, resilient and highly skilled. In order to be considered for this role we require the following key skills:

· Experience and confidence in performing physical interventions in the last two years

· Learning disabilities 

· Autism

· Mental health

· Restraint training and Physical intervention


Apply now

If you're looking for a worthwhile opportunity to develop your skills with an ‘Outstanding’ rated healthcare provider, work with a compassionate team of healthcare professionals

and provide world-class care, please apply by clicking the apply button now and our team will be in touch.

Alternatively, if you have any questions about TCS, the role or our benefits you can contact us via email: hope.shevlin@thornburycommunityservices.co.uk or by ringing  0333-034-1135.


What our healthcare professionals say about working at TCS

“Working at Thornbury allows me to work with conscientious hardworking professionals, which is great. The nurse rates of pay are excellent too, and I can pick and choose the hours I want.” - Paediatric nurse (RNC)

“Absolutely fantastic company to work for. They really appreciate their workers, offer great rates of pay and really good training. I highly recommend!” - Healthcare assistant (HCA)

I really enjoy working for Thornbury. They are very supportive and always offer plenty of shifts, as long as you don’t mind travelling... - Specialist complex care nurse