Learning Disabilities Carer

Location Brighton
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 20400 to 25000
Contact name: Tania Burrell

Contact email: tania@petersdean.co.uk
Job ref: 98632

Competitive Salary. Health Care Plans. Employee Benefits.

Supportive company, great training, opportunities to progress whats not to like. We are looking for a Support Worker to join our team working in a residential care home for young adults with learning disabilities.

Great opportunity for an experienced Care Assistant or Support Worker to join a leading social care provider with a great reputation, willingness to support and develop staff and a great financial and incentives package.

Why apply?

  • Free healthcare cash plan

  • Free training, ongoing career development and the opportunity to obtain nationally recognised qualifications;

  • Continuous opportunities for developing into new roles, both sideward into different departments as well as upwards, taking on more responsibility;

  • Cinema, wellbeing, gym and health discounts at local providers;

  • Dedication to our employees’ wellbeing, including a wellbeing drop-in service, free counselling and wellbeing coaching.

  • Salary increase once you’ve completed probation with clear salary levels thereafter and bonuses on completion of 1 year and 25 months service.

Support Worker Role: You will be working within a small residential setting supporting residents with moderate learning difficulties, ASD and Challenging behaviour. The shift patterns are worked will be a mix of early and lates with some long days and will include weekends. You will support vulnerable young people in a person-centred manner, promoting their independence and allowing them to live as full life as possible.

Support Worker Criteria: The perfect candidate will have relevant social care experience of supporting vulnerable people and will be used to the demands and rewards of such a role. Experience of working with people with autism, epilepsy and physical health is desirable. You must have a passion for helping others and motivation for providing quality care. Personal attributes should include; Patience, Energy, Team Spirit, Fun and Reliable.

If this is you, please send your CV to apply and we will be in touch for an initial discussion.