Support Worker - learning disabilities

Recruiter
Hoop Recruitment
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Salary
£15,000 - £17,000
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Hoop Recruitment are looking for support workers to work in the Vale of Glamorgan, supporting younger adults with autism, learning disabilities and challenging behaviour within a residential setting. The role will comprise of elements of personal care, promoting independence and providing support in the community. Benefits: Support to undertake further qualification i.e. QCF level 2,3,4 Competitive annual leave entitlement Contributory pension scheme Paid training Time and a half overtime rate Monthly bonuses available Responsibilities: Carry out and the implementation of care plans Support clients with daily activities, i.e. personal care, cooking, cleaning, etc. Effectively communicate with all service users Promote independence Adopt creative approaches to problem solving and challenging behaviour Calm and collected in pressurised situations Requirements: Previous experience as a support worker within a care environment Ideally qualified to level 2 or 3 in health and social care (not essential) Able to work a shift pattern on a rolling rota (days and nights) Flexibility with working hours Driving licence (not essential) Excellent communication skills To apply for this excellent opportunity or to discuss the role in more detail please contact the Hoop Recruitment team today. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75089652