Support Worker

Support Worker - Walthamstow

£16,520 per annum (pro-rata for part-time, hourly rate £8.47)

Full and part time opportunities available

You must be able to work flexibly on a shift rota basis covering early & late shifts, waking nights, alternative weekends and bank holidays

Job Role

Supporting up to six individuals with physical disabilities, challenging behaviour and autism in all aspects of daily living, including personal care to supporting them in leisure, education and social activities. Enable service users to express their rights, choices and aspirations. To ensure that the highest standard of care is maintained in accordance with Outlook Care's policies, procedures and CQC Fundamental Standards.

Person Specification

Relevant experience is desirable, along with the ability to work on a shift rota basis. You will need to be a great team player, motivated, enthusiastic and able to build positive relationships. Excellent listening and communication skills are essential. You will also need to be able to demonstrate a good standard of written, verbal and numeracy skills, as well as good basic IT skills.

The Service

Summit Road - located in Walthamstow is a Registered Home for up to six people with physical disabilities, challenging behaviour and autism. Our residents like to go out so you will need to help us plan and prepare for this. "We like going to wrestling, dancing and listening to music, going to cafes and snack bars and relaxing in peace" You will need to be able to negotiate and keep the balance between having fun, being safe, eating well and being healthy.

Benefits

•Competitive salary, reviewed annually
•28 days annual leave including bank holidays (pro rata)
•Flexible working
•Comprehensive training and induction package
•Progression and development opportunities
•Refer a friend scheme, offering £250 for successful referrals (£500 for Nurses)
•Pension contributions equivalent of up to 3% of your salary
•We provide sick pay to support you if you are not able to work & enhanced maternity and paternity


CV's reviewed daily, interviews arranged to suit

Requirements

  • Care, Support, Learning Disabilities, Healthcare, Shifts rota, Flexible, weekend work
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