Have you thought about a career in Adult Social Care as a Support Worker & Autism Advocate? We have permanent Full Time or Part Time vacancies in and around the Blackpool area of Lancashire. No Experience is needed / Full Training is provided.
This employer believes that everyone should be themselves and reach their full potential in life. They ensure that the Adults they support have the same opportunities as everyone else and that their disabilities are not a barrier. This is a very well-established organisation that actively promotes from within and can offer a fantastic future for those wanting to pursue a career within Learning Disabilities. You would be joining a unique provider who promotes independence for the adults they support who all live in their own flats or supported living schemes.
A Support Workers Job
As a support worker you will basically encourage and support the individual/s with everyday living, this includes socially activities, physical activities, offering housing & financial advice, learning life skills such as cooking, budgeting whilst ensuring that they are safe within their home and the wider community. Many of the adults you support have lots of interests which could be anything from Football, Swimming, Gaming, Crafts, Music … to name just a few so if you have a hobby yourself you could share this with someone you support. The best part of the job is seeing someone you support achieve a goal that you have helped them to reach, this is so rewarding!
Pay Rates & Hours of Work
- £8.91-£10.00 per hour, Depending on experience/qualification.
- £62.64 per sleep over.
- Full and part time hours are available.
- Full Time Shifts could include days, evenings, weekends and sleepovers.
- Part Time Shifts days evenings and weekends only.
- No Experience Needed / Full Training is provided.
- A DBS Check will be required for the position.
Could you make a difference?
Do you believe everyone with disabilities should have the same opportunities in life?
You can help someone make that happen!
Take the first step by applying for this Support Worker job today. You will gain all the training you need to change your life and the individuals you support. Still not sure? Do not worry one of our team will talk you through the job itself and any questions you might have after you have applied. Good luck and we look forward to speaking to you soon!