- £8.00 - £14.00 Per Hour
- Contract Type:
- Hailsham, East Sussex
- MAI 0109
- Contract Type:
Job Title: Support Worker
Salary: £8.00 - £14.00ph
We are currently recruiting experienced support staff for a national charity dedicated to providing high-quality, personalised support to adults with learning disabilities, whose reputation is built upon their values, passion and commitment to enable people with Learning Disabilities to live active and fulfilling lives.
Supporting people with learning disabilities can be challenging but at the same time is extremely rewarding.
We are seeking staff for a new development which consists of 10 individual flats in Hailsham for adults with mild learning disabilities who require supported living.
- We are looking for people with a good sense of humour, are able to communicate well, have good reporting and record keeping skills, work well as part of a team as well as on their own, are motivating and encouraging, are patient and outgoing.
- We will need you to provide support with social and emotional support in the persons home and the local and wider community; being involved in supporting people to learn and develop their skills in everyday living activities such as household chores, shopping and meal preparation, with travel training and gaining independence in using public transport, to access local community facilities independently, to seek out and find new social opportunities including voluntary jobs and college courses, to develop literacy and numeracy skills, to develop skills with money management and budgeting.
- We are looking for staff who enjoy things that the people you will be supporting also like to do. This includes supporting the person to go for walks, attending the local gym, going bowling and swimming, to visit local places of interest, doing jigsaw puzzles, playing board games, go out for meals, go to the cinema and the theatre etc.
INTERESTED? APPLY NOW!
If you are looking for a role where you can really make a difference, contact Lahra at Swanstaff Recruitment Maidstone.
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Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal employment company.