Support Worker .
Affinity Trust support adults with a range of learning disabilities, we are looking for enthusiastic individuals to provide outstanding care to the people we support!
Position: Support Worker
Location: Brede, Sussex (Commutable from Hastings, Westfield, Battle and Northiam)
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: Up to 37.5 per week
Salary: £8.45 per hours
Benefits: We offer a comprehensive benefits package as follows: 28 days paid holiday per year (Inc. bank holidays & increasing to 33 days with length of service); Access to our online discount portal, which we call affinity4you, that offers discounts off shopping, holidays, cinemas, days out and gym membership; Competitive pension scheme (we will match contributions up to 6%); Childcare vouchers; Employee Assistance programme; Occupational Health; Refer a friend scheme *pro rata for part time staff
Closing date for applications: 27th January, 2019
About the role:
We need dedicated Support Workers to work with adults with learning disabilities and mental health needs. This is also a great opportunity for carers (HCAs) looking to work in a different setting.
Support work offers you the opportunity to make a genuine difference to the lives of people with learning disabilities, living the life they want and empowering people to reach their desired goals.
The people you will be supporting enjoy a variety of activities as well as trying new opportunities, so if you have an interest or hobby you can bring to this role, you can really offer someone the chance to try something new.
- Motivated and active with the right values and genuine desire to support people to live life to the full
- You will need to work flexibly and participate in shift work, including weekends and bank holidays
- You may also be required to undertake some sleep in shifts as part of your rota
- UK Driving Licence and business insurance
This post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check which will be provided by Affinity Trust.
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