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Adults With Learning Disabilities Support Worker

Job Description

A well established expanding organization is recruiting for Support Workers for their Supportive Living Service in Thornbury, Bristol. There are 5 individual homes which support a total of 29 clients (mainly adults) who have Learning disabilities, Autism, Down Syndrome, anxiety and some are verbally challenging.

Main Job Role:
- The service is based on a complex where all homes are within walking distance from each other
- Onsite activities, they have a farm where they look after animals and grow vegetable. There also is community hall for any events that take place as well as baking, craft & wood workshops.
- Support them with everyday duties i.e. preparing meals, cleaning, laundry, shopping etc
- Active service users who like to get out and about. They go out on day trips, walks, drives, bingo, cinema / theatre, visiting families etc
- Support them out in the community and on health appointments
- Help with budgeting and finances
- Help administrate medications - you will be trained
- Most support is 121 but team will work together and share domestic duties
- Full personal care including manual handling (not intimate personal care)

Qualifying candidates:
- Have life, paid, personal or voluntary experience in care (any setting / sector)

Contract / Terms:
- Salary is £17,888 - £19,136 per annum = £8.60 - £9.20 an hour
- Week 1 shifts:
Monday & Thursdays 5:30pm - 10pm, Tuesday 2:30pm - 10pm, Friday 2:30pm - 6:30pm, Wednesday, Saturday & Sundays off
- Week 2 shifts:
Monday & Thursdays 5:30pm - 10pm, Wednesday 7:30am - 2:30pm, Saturday 8:30am - 5:30pm, Sunday 3:30pm - 10pm, Tuesday & Fridays off

Benefits (pro rota):
- Outstanding training given plus a full induction and support provided throughout
- Chance to complete a free NVQ / QCF qualification whilst you work
- Free meals whilst on shift
- 6.6 weeks holiday pay
- Company sick pay
- Pension scheme

If you have the right skills or experience for this role; then please call Jeet on 0117 9486300 or email your CV with the job reference number to: Jeet.Kaur @ BSSocialCare.co.uk - thank you and good luck with your job search

Connect with me on:
Instagram: J33TS
Twitter: Jeet_JDKS
LinkedIn: Jeet Kaur-Sathi

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