Adult Support Worker & Advocate, No Experience

  • Location:

    Kings Lynn, UK

  • Sector:

    Adult Learning Disability, Mental Health

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Louise Fullard

  • Contact email:

    louise@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZL/218/SW/Kingslynn

  • Consultant:

    Louise Fullard

  • Salary:

    £8.72 per hour

Adult Support Worker & Advocate, Kings Lynn.  We are looking for caring and dedicated Adult Support Workers living close to the Kings Lynn area of Norfolk. No Experience is necessary as full training is provided.

  • £8.72 per hour, Full Time, includes 2 sleep in shifts per week, Paid DBS
  • Free Training
  • Career progression opportunities

Your Employer

This provider has a strongly person-centred approach, and they work hard to deliver high quality care. One of their board members has a history of campaigning for disability rights and another who has some 44 years’ experience as a social worker, they all aspire to transform lives. Every person matters to them and this is an example of the wonderful work they do, “Not only do they never give up on our daughter, but they always make us feel important and respected.”

As their Support Worker, you will be working within a Supported Living Service for adults with Learning Disabilities and Mental Health, providing support for 6 people. The people living at the service are very active and take part in many activities and they want fun Support Workers who want to be busy taking part in activities with them. 

We also have another service supporting two young females with learning disabilities, we are looking for Female Support Workers for this service.  The ladies are very active, enjoy going out, being social, going on holidays and being with their friends.  You would be required to do 2 sleep in’s per week for this post.

Duties

  • Support Service users with everyday tasks
  • To support the individual according to his/her needs and aspirations
  • To maintain accurate notes and records
  • To Support them outside of the home or whilst taking part in activities.
  • To maintain effective communication with service users’ families.
  • To keep them safe, secure and advocate on their behalf when needed.

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There are fantastic opportunities to learn and progress in this role. It can be challenging, but the rewards of seeing an individual overcome hurdles in their life and achieve their goals is something else!  Change lives, make a difference

If you are excited by this amazing job opportunity to become a Support Worker, then we would love to hear from you. We are proud to recruit for the Social Care Sector and when you click on apply, one of our friendly careers advisors will contact you to discuss this in more detail. We only employ experts, so you can always rely on us to look after you during your career change.