Support Workers (Learning Disabilities/PWS) - Brand new service opening - Clacton

Posted 16 January by Consensus

Support Worker - Clacton, Essex

Office work not your thing?How about a role where you can make a really positive difference to people’s lives every day?

If you can offer help and support to people, to lead an active and enjoyable life with as much independence and choice as possible, then we’d love to hear from you!

Walton Road will be promoting & encouraging cooking, daily living skills, gardening, movie nights, arts and crafts. Person centred activities and hobbies dependant on what our residents like, including outside activities with the option of swimming, squash, gym, college, gateway club, pubs, shopping, beach walks & cycling, arcades, trampolining and so much more including supporting resident’s back into work.

We are looking for people who have the energy and creativity to support these individuals to reach their goals and aspirations.

If you enjoy doing these kinds of activities too, this could be a really great fit!

We’re not looking for experience or qualifications, we’ll give you all the training you need. What we want above all are genuinely kind, people, who will really get a thrill from enhancing the happiness and wellbeing of people’s lives.

If that sounds like you, we think you’ll love working at Walton Road.

As well as a rewarding and flexible role, we offer great rates of pay - Our Support Worker salary offers £16,432 based on full time hours) and furthermore, we’ll give you all the support you need to develop your career with us and as you progress our Senior Support Worker role can offer you a salary between £16,224 - £18,304 (based on full time hours).

Other benefits include -

Flexible hours - enabling you to balance work and home life.

Voluntary Benefits Package - offering amazing retail discounts at over 8,000 locations nationwide, enabling our staff to make savings of up to £1,500 per year

Personalised career path ladders including support with your Care Certificate to ensure fulfilling career development

Learning and Development programme with full induction training including buddy system

Childcare vouchers

Employee Assistance Programme - Immediate access to a confidential telephone counselling and legal information service which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year

Online Health Portal - All colleagues have access to the online health portal which enables you to make the most of full access to an encyclopaedia of health information

Refer a Friend Scheme - earn up to £300 refer-a-friend for care and support workers.

"We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age".

Required skills

  • Learning Disabilities
  • Complex Needs
  • Support worker
  • Prada Willi Syndrome

Application questions

Support worker experience?
Prada Wili Syndrome experience?
Complex needs experience?
Learning Disabilities experience?

Reference: 32946117

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