LD Support Worker (21/eastleigh)
LD SUPPORT WORKER
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IDEALLY WILL BE A CAR DRIVER, BUT LOCAL NON DRIVERS WILL BE CONSIDERED
Full-time 42 hour contract + overtime available (8am to 4pm, 4pm to 11pm, 11pm to 8am).
£10.08 per hour. Sleep in rate is £8.72 per hour
Must be flexible to do earlies, lates and sleep ins and some weekend work.
Fantastic training provided
Career progression and NVQ's paid for
As a LD Support Worker, you will be supporting a service user with Learning Disabilities and Epilepsy in their own home. The service user is independent, very active and is currently using public transport to to access the community.
A LD Support Worker will be providing general support at home, helping the service user access the community for leisure, employment and educational opportunities. There is no personal care, but the service user will need prompting to do things.
The work for a LD Support Worker is on a 2 to 1 basis as the service user can exhibit challenging behaviour, but full training will be provided how to deal with this and calm situations down.
As the service user is relocating to Eastleigh from Oxford, you will be expected to work in Oxford for a couple of weeks, but transport to there and accommodation will be provided by the company for this.
The ideal candidate for this LD Support Worker position will ideally have around 1 year’s experience as a Support Worker, Care Assistant, but if you have personal experience as well this will be considered. The client will offer you full training tailored to the needs of the Service User you will be supporting.
LD Support Worker Benefits:
For Further details, please email your cv or ring Care First UK on 01202 854777 (office hours) or 07810 349555(evenings and weekends).
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