Support Worker - Learning Disabilities

Job description

Job Type: Full Time and Part Time contracts available 

Salary: £9.00 to £10.50 per hour

Job Code: GHL3D


The Opportunity


Are you looking for an opportunity to begin a challenging and meaningful career in a warm, friendly and fun environment? Are you looking to work for a company that values its employees, pays well and offers many benefits?


If your answers are YES then we would be delighted to hear from you.


At Glenholme, we can offer you an amazing opportunity to become a key worker, allowing you to play an important and meaningful role working with young adults with learning and physical disabilities. These young adults are at a stage of their life where they are ready to develop greater independence in their care, enabling them to achieve their life goals


We are looking for passionate and hardworking support workers to assist our service users to enjoy a fulfilling and meaningful life, participate within the community and develop their abilities.


Activities of support vary from daily living skills, personal care, travel escort, teaching of independent living skills, assisting with accessing community-based activities such as going to college, swimming, and other social and leisure activities.


We currently have opportunities for full time or part time permanent staff or flexible bank contracts.


Benefits

In addition to receiving a good salary, you will receive:


  • Comprehensive and fully paid training
  • 28 days holiday plus an additional paid day off for your birthday
  • Auto-enrolment pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • £250 bonus for referring a friend to work for us
  • Life Insurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Paid care certificate and salary increase once completed
  • DBS and training costs covered.
  • Overtime available
  • Guaranteed flexible working hours – Full or Part-time – To suit you!
  • Paid shadow shifts
  • Progression opportunities
  • Automatic entry into our Employee Assistance Programme –
    • Offering child support, financial advice, mental health support and much more
    • Discounts on your favourite brands
    • Discounted restaurants and entertainment

    If all of this is of interest to you, then please contact us to arrange an interview.

    Requirements

    Experience is desirable but not essential.