Autism Advocate & Support Worker

  • Location:

    Crawley, UK

  • Sector:

    Adult Learning Disabilities

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Louise Fullard

  • Contact email:

    louise@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZL/3189/SW/Horley

  • Consultant:

    Louise Fullard

  • Salary:

    £19'800 per annum

We have full time, permanent job vacancies for Full-time or Part-time Autism Advocates & Support Workers based near the Crawley Area of Surrey.  No Experience is necessary as full training can be provided.  Car Drivers are essential for this position due to location.

Location

The service is located in Horley however Crawley is just 12 minutes away / 5.2 Miles via the A23  & Redhill 14 Minutes away / 5.3 Miles via the A23 / A217

The Provider

Our client is a not for profit charity built on wonderful values and is continually growing. Established for over 20 years, they have a fantastic track record and have grown organically throughout the years, maintaining quality and gaining outstanding CQC ratings. This provider has a fantastic culture across all their services, promoting continuous improvement, heavily investing in training, and developing a new state of the art facilities.  

This particular service is a residential service and home to five adults with learning disabilities/autism with some behaviors that can be challenging.  The home itself is set in an acre of land which has an amazing sensory space, patio area and is a fantastic place in the summer months.   The home is a very busy home and has a friendly and welcoming atmosphere 

Your Role

  • Supporting young adults with everyday activities & daily living tasks
  • Promoting positive interactions & experiences
  • Supporting with bills & finances
  • Enabling individuals

Hours, Rates & Benefits

  • Up to £19'800 per annum DOE + benefits, Paid DBS
  • Full-Time or Part-Time Hours
  • Shifts are Monday to Sunday on a 7-day rota (earlies, late's, and/or nights)
  • 31 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays (increases after 2 years)
  • Company pension scheme
  • Refer a friend scheme of up to £350 and high street discounts

Essential Criteria

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Aged 18 years or over*
  • Positive personality and a strong desire to make a difference in people’s lives.

Apply / Ask a Question

Health & Social Care Jobs are one of the leading permanent recruitment specialists across the UK.  We are a team of registered managers who have worked within the social care sector, so you will always be talking to like-minded professionals who understand your job vacancy.

Now all you need to do is CLICK APPLY, if you meet the above criteria one of our team will be in touch to progress your application further and answer any questions you may have.

 

*Health and Social Care Jobs is an Equal Opportunities Employer, however, due to the nature of the position, this post is exempt under the Equality Act 2010. In this instance, there is a Genuine Occupational Requirement to recruit support workers 18 years of age and over.