Full Time Residential Support Worker

Recruiter
247 professional health
Location
Manchester
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
06 Dec 2018
Closes
11 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
247 Professional Health are looking to recruit either experienced Support Workers or, someone seeking a new career opportunity to become a Support Worker and join a dynamic and expanding Children’s Charity within the Bolton area. Our successful client provides a unique range of services for adults and children with learning or physical disability.

Salary:

£16,755 - £17,972 per annum depending on experience. In addition to the stipulated annual salary, our client offers additional payments (up to £2000 per annum, see below) if the candidate is willing to undertake additional responsibilities and completes the relevant training.

MIDAS £500

Administration of Medication £500

Key Worker/Lead education worker £500

Relevant Qualification £500

About the service:

Our client provides a wide and unique range of services for children and young adults with physical disability, complex health needs, learning disability and autism spectrum conditions. These services span across both education and care, offering comprehensive support to people in their everyday life. Their services currently include:

* Special Educational Needs School

* Special Educational Needs College

* Children’s Homes

* Children and Adults Short Breaks Centre

* Adult Services

* Therapeutic Health and Wellbeing Services

Working with children and adults with a learning or physical disability can be a challenging but rewarding job whatever the role; it’s a job that requires enthusiasm, dedication, energy, and a sense of humor. However, if you are committed to helping improve the lives of disabled children and young adults, your own life will be enriched from the satisfaction you get from seeing each individual make progress against adversity.

We have a number of full-time support worker contracts with a regular shift patterns which are set in advance, working 37.5 hours a week covering early, late, long day and some weekends shifts. All support workers are based within a team and will be in one location, although on occasions staff may be asked to cover elsewhere.

We require:

* Personal or paid experience working with learning disabilities and willingness to learn pro-active approaches

* Proof of right to work in the UK

* An up to date CV covering all employment dates/gaps covering a period of 10 years or dating back to school

In return, our client offers:

* Employee Assistance Programme

* Career and qualification development opportunities

* Child care vouchers

* Free Parking

247 Professional Health is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore, all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check

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