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Support Worker- Adult services

Support Worker- Adult services

Posted 5 September by Acorn Care And Education Limited
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Join our team as an Adult services Care worker at our Ofsted Outstanding Special Educational Needs School and Care home- Underley Garden School. No experience necessary.

Working hours- 9:00- 22:30

Salary - up to £23,846

Ongoing training, free meals, progression opportunities, overtime and free parking are some of the benefits from joining our team.

Interviews taking place now!

Would you like to make a difference to young Adult’s lives? Do you want a challenging job which makes you proud every day?

Are you a friendly, compassionate, reliable and resilient individual?

Apply now and if successful, we will help you develop a career as a care professional.

Working as a Care worker within our Adult services, you will be required to support and care for young adults with complex needs. Keeping them safe and comfortable and promoting their independence as much as possible, is a big part of this role. You would attend to the adult’s needs throughout their day, complete general housekeeping duties and take the adults into the community and promote any vocational interests within the adults.

Our young people have behavioural, learning or mental health challenges and therefore, require enough support and guidance to achieve their own personal goals and be given opportunities they wouldn’t necessarily have had. Therefore, we require our staff to be motivated by helping others and have a keen interest in working with Special Educational Needs.

You will be fully trained and be expected to attend to individual personal care needs and deescalate challenging situations.

Please take 5 minutes to fill our initial application form and then one of the team will be in touch to discuss further.

The advertised salary is broken down to the following: Starting salary £18,000- £19,000 for 40 contracted hours per week. Plus one un-contracted sleep-in a week- £2470 and one extra un-contracted 8.5 hour overtime shift per two weeks- £2376 = £22846- £23846 per annum.

There is further earning potential with every additional sleep-in paid at £47.50 per night and any overtime paid at £10.75ph

If you want to know more, please call Elaine on .

Underley Garden School are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to fully Enhanced DBS. We expect all our employees and volunteers to share this commitment and strive to achieve the best possible outcomes for everybody in our care. A full application form must be completed with all employment dates accurate and gaps in employment accounted for.

Reference: 36031158

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