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Support Worker

  • Salary: £9-£9.50
  • Location: Thatcham, Berkshire
  • Date posted: 14-11-2019
  • Sector: Support Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: SWTHATCHAM_1573750781

Are you an experienced Support Worker looking for a new challenge, openminded to new and exciting opportunities or are you looking to start your career in Social Care?

I have an exciting new role available in the Thatcham area within a Supported Living service which is made up of 4 individual sites on Farm Land who specialise in providing care for Young Adults who have Learning Disabilities and some complex needs.

We are looking for experienced Support Workers as-well as enthusiastic individuals who hold no relevant experience who are looking to start their career in Social Care working with Younger Adults and have the abilities and skill set to help promote independence to the Young Adults and help them with their development.

We have a Day Support Worker position available in Thatcham on a contract of 37.5 hours a week with the following available shift times:

07:00am - 14:30pm (early shift)

14:30pm - 08:00pm (late shift)

(There is the option to work long shifts if desired if there is availability for this)

Hourly rate for a Support Worker: £9-9.50 Depending on Experience and Qualifications (Salary £17,550 to £18,525)

Requirements include:

  • FULL UK Driver's License (Manual) though a vehicle is not essential as pool cars are available.
  • Must be fully flexible
  • NVQ's and other relevant Health and Social Care Qualifications aren't essential but are desired
  • Experience or knowledge on working with Challenging Behaviours