Social Care

Support Worker

Full Time Permanent

Job Title: Autism Support Worker

Full time & Part time available.

Service/Location: Colwyn Bay, North Wales

Pay Rate: £9.90 per hour

About the job

Supporting a young male with Sever Autism and Learning Disabilities.

As a Support Worker at Voyage Care , you will work with people who have varying degrees of learning disabilities and physical disabilities. Your role will be to promote their independence and support them to lead as fulfilling life as possible, incorporating both therapy based activities and social based activities.

Our teams provide exceptional care and support, working with individuals to understand their needs and help them to achieve their goals and ambitions. The role of a support worker is very rewarding, but it can be challenging at times, so patience and compassion are key. At the end of your day, you'll go home with the biggest smile on your face knowing you've made a difference to someone's life.

Candidate's with a Full UK Driving License are highly desirable for this role due to the needs of the people we support.

Your benefits

As well as a rewarding role, and working with a fun and supportive team, we offer an exciting range of benefits:

Employee discount app – discounts at leading retail stores including Argos and Asda, and leisure attractions, such as Alton Towers and Sea Life Centre.
Blue Light Card – recognised discount card for hundreds of high street retailers, restaurants and cinemas.
Free external counselling support and advice service available 24/7
Paid training and induction
Fund nationally recognised qualifications such as level three in Health and Social Care.
We'll pay for your DBS checks
Paid annual leave
Pension scheme
Life assurance policy – offering security for your loved ones
Long service award – reward scheme marking 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 years of working with us.
Refer a friend – receive £500 or refer three friends and receive £2,000. (Terms and conditions apply).

The individuals we support at this service enjoy a lot of community access, so confidence in lone working is essential. We are therefore looking for Support Workers with previous experience who can hit the ground running. However we will still provide a full training programme that is specific to the needs of the individuals we support.

You'll join the team working on a rota that includes a mixture of shift patterns, therefore flexibility if required This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a motivated and determined team. So make a great career move.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

* Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010


Looking for more jobs listings visit our website Bird Online Jobs  Search over 200,000 live job vacancies updated daily. Get noticed by over 10,000+ potential employers upload your CV to our partner site here