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Support Worker (no personal care)

£11.00 per hour
 

Job Description

Part-time, Support Worker job vacancy, Carlisle, Cumbria – car drivers essential.

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to support a gentleman living in his own home with Cerebral Palsy and severe Learning Disabilities resulting from a Brain Injury. If you have a passion for helping people and you want to make a difference in a person’s life, then this could be the perfect role for you.

  • £11.00 per hour.
  • Part-time hours available, up to 16-hours per week.
  • Shifts will be between 9am - 9:30pm but can be split between combination of 12-hour, 6-hour, 4-hour shifts.
  • Day-time hours only.

A role like no other

This is a unique opportunity to join an established and supportive team focussed on helping to improve the client’s quality of life. This gentleman has a wonderful personality and sense of humour, and all the team absolutely love him. He has no challenging behaviours and no personal care needs and is very independent. He just needs people to enable him to continue doing what he loves and living life to the full. There are lots of activities that he enjoys including watching football, walking his Mum’s dogs, swimming, and going to the gym.   

About You

The most important qualities you need for this Support Worker job is to be active, enthusiastic, and be a positive personality who able to build relationships. You will gain valuable experience which would support a long-lasting career in the field. The feeling of knowing you have a made difference is like no other, and you could share that feeling every day.

  • Experience of working with adults with Brain Injuries & Disabilities - preferred.
  • It is essential that you hold a full UK driving licence.
  • Above all, you will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, you will have a good sense of humour, a patient nature and you will be passionate about the difference you can make in a person’s life.

Apply

If you feel you have the qualities you need to be a Support Worker, then we would love to hear from you. Don’t worry if you have any questions about this job vacancy, once you apply, we will give you a call to discuss the role in more detail.

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