Vacancy details

Job title: Female Support Worker
Job ref: V-15-4138

Licence holder and vehicle owner only.

Please be aware that this post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure for the successful applicants, costs will be met by the company.

We are currently looking to recruit two female Support Workers in the Burnley area working 18.5 Hours per week on a permanent basis.

Have you ever considered or previously worked in social care and want to make a real difference to the lives of those in your community?

If so, you will be interested in:

- Sports

- Socialising

- Activities

You will be part of a team supporting a number of individuals all with varying interests.

This post is best suited to applicants who would be interested in supporting people within their own home.

You will be motivated and have the enthusiasm and drive to support people with learning disabilities and/or mental health issues to enjoy a full and exciting life

You will provide individualised support in a positive, non-judgmental and creative way that enables the people we support to make informed choices in their daily lives

Required Skills and Experience

Female candidates only due to the needs of the person/s supported.

Driver required due to the person/s supported having Motability vehicles to access the community.

• Good communication skills both verbal and written

• Able to use own initiative, and work as part of a team

• Have the flexibility to work a varied shift pattern to provide 24 hour support Relevant experience is desirable but not essential as full training is provided

Salary and Benefits

Full Time equivalent is based on a 39 hour working week or a monthly equivalent of 169.5 hours

£7,234.84 per annum

Town/city: Burnley
Region: Lancashire
Country: United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent
Hours: Part-Time
Salary: National minimum/living wage
Application deadline: 24 May 2018
Start date: ASAP

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