Support Worker

  • Location

    Tunbridge Wells, Kent

  • Sector:

    Adult Learning Disabilities

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £16,650 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    James Crayston

  • Contact email:

    perms@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZL/3189/SW/TUNBRIDGE

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-01

Support Worker, Tunbridge Wells

We are looking for a dedicated Support Worker living close to the Tunbridge Wells area of Kent. This is an exciting opportunity to join a supported living service supporting adults living with learning disabilities, mental health conditions and behavioural support needs.

Do you believe that everyone should have the same opportunities and disabilities should be no barrier to achieving your goals? Do you want a rewarding career where you can help someone achieve a brighter future? If so, then we could have what you are looking for.

Who would you be joining?

Our client is a not for profit charity built on wonderful values and is continually growing. Established for 20 years, they have a fantastic track record and have grown organically throughout the years, maintaining quality and gaining outstanding CQC ratings. With a wide range of services, including supported living, respite, outreach and residential services, they support children and adults with learning disabilities, autism, ABI and challenging behaviours. They have a fantastic culture across all their services and promote continuous improvement, heavily investing in training and developing new state of the art facilities.

I would love this opportunity, what are the hours, salary and benefits:

  • £16,650 per annum + £1200 yearly complexity payment
  • Full and part-time hours
  • Shifts will include working some early mornings, late evenings, waking nights and sleep-in shifts over a 7-day rota
  • 31 annual leave days including bank holidays
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Sector leading learning and development facilities
  • Company pension scheme

Are you the positive role model we are looking for?

To become a Support Worker you don’t need to have any prior experience as our client does provide full training. It is desirable that you have a driving licence and access to a vehicle, although not essential.

Above all, you will have a positive personality and a strong desire to make a difference in a person’s life. This is a feeling like no other.

If you would love this opportunity, please click on apply. Still not sure? don’t worry one of our expert career advisors at Health & Social Care Jobs will give you a call and answer any questions you might have. Many of us have worked in the sector ourselves, so we will be able to answer any questions you may have.

This job is also commutable from the Tonbridge, Crowborough, East Grinstead and surrounding areas.