Support Worker (Learning Disability Day Centre)
- Reference: N/A
- Published on: Fri 11/08/2017 14:30 PM
- Closing on: Wed 23/08/2017 23:59 PM
- Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
- Hours: 37hrs per week.
- Salary: £16,681 per annum
- DBS Check: Enhanced
- Location: Optalis
Based in Woodley
For this role you will support and enable our Day Service customer to undertake activities within the community in order to develop personal potential, their skills and abilities. A big part of the role will be promoting independence and social inclusion, as well as providing care and support to customers through individualised support.
This opportunity will help you gain skills, knowledge and experience in supporting individuals to access community-based activities on either an individual basis or as group work. This will include individuals with complex and/or behavioural needs.
We are looking for someone who is proactive and able to use their own initiative to plan and organise daily activities.
You may be required to support customers on their journeys to and from venues and their homes; therefore candidates need to be over 21 years of age in order to drive our company vehicles (manual) for insurance purposes.
For further information, please contact Kim Davis on 07747 071669 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: Applications should be received by 23 August 2017 23:59
Interview Date: Interviews can be arranged around candidate’s availability
Optalis is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our staff and customers. We would like to remind successful applicants that they will be required to undertake a DBS check and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK.