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Support Workers - South posted by Brandon Trust

Full Time
Callington

Job Description

Support Workers - South

Job Location
UK-Cornwall-Callington

Category
Supported Living (Support Work)

Position Type
Part-time (Permanent)

Salary
£17,598 - £18,185 pa pro rata (£9.00 - £9.30 p/h) + benefits (dependent on qualifications & experience)

Hours P/W
16 hours per week

Additional Info
Plus payments for sleep ins

Overview

Join learning disability charity Brandon Trust as a support worker and discover a genuinely rewarding role with plenty of training, support, a competitive salary, benefits and opportunities to develop your career. You'll support people with learning disabilities and autism at home and in the community to live life more freely. You don't necessarily need experience as we provide full training.

About the role

You'll join our friendly teams, enabling people with learning disabilities to increase their independence; there's lots of variety. You'll support individuals in all aspects of daily living; from cooking to managing finances. Supporting people with their personal care and medication needs is also key. As a support worker you'll also support people to do things in their community; from shopping and going on day trips to sport and visiting day centres. Find out more about these aspects of the role through videos on our main website.

The successful candidate will be supporting a young lady in the family home. She has some mobility but does use a light weight wheelchair when out in the community. she is non-verbal and requires support with personal care, eating and drinking and with her general wellbeing.

If you're new to social care, we will support you gain the nationally recognised Care Certificate. If you have experience as a care assistant or care worker in a care home, you'll discover we provide plenty of on-going training, support to achieve relevant qualifications and career progression. View our 'day in the life of a support worker' video:

About you

You'll need good communication skills and a positive, patient approach. Respectful of people's differences, you can build professional relationships and have a flexible approach. You can work 24/7 shifts including weekends and evenings / nights. A full driving licence is essential for some roles.

We provide a range of benefits.

Successful applicants for this role will require an enhanced DBS check.

View the detailed Job Profile.

We'll respond to your application within 5 working days.

Brandon reserves the right to close this job when sufficient applications have been received.

Reference Number

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