Support Worker - Adults with autism

  • Location

    Chard, Somerset, S. W. England, England

  • Sector:

    Learning Disability Nursing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £8.50 - £9.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Dan Williams

  • Contact email:

    dan.williams@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ChardAutism_1568124226

  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-10

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

What we are looking for :

Meridian Health are looking for Support Workers who are looking full time hours in the Chard area.

We are looking for support workers who are committed to providing the highest standard of care to services users in a Residential setting with Autistic Spectrum Disorder.

Duties and responsibilities :

  • Making sure care plans are following whilst providing support
  • Promoting independence as much as possible
  • Take part in social activities
  • Contribute towards the wellbeing of service users (in line with CQC requirements)
  • To keep records
  • Maximise service users quality of life.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a strong personality and have patience
  • Have a caring and calm attitude and empathy with Young people and adults.
  • Be able to deal with challenging behaviour in the correct manner
  • Be able to drive and have access to a car
  • An enhanced DBS check is required for all positions - we can apply for one on your behalf

To apply for this position please contact Connor on 07876250235 or send us over your CV. We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Types: Full time

Salary: £8.50 to £10.50 /hour

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.