Learning Disabilities Support Worker

Locations
Oswestry, Shropshire
Branch name
Shrewsbury
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £12.23 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking dedicated Learning Disabilities Support Workers to provide care to our users in Oswestry and the surrounding areas. Take advantage of our flexible work shifts, free uniform, free DBS check, ongoing training programs and earn up to £12.23/hr.

Are you looking to make a difference?

Newcross Healthcare is seeking professional Learning Disability Support Workers to care for our service users living in Oswestry and the surrounding areas.

As a Support Worker, you will be required to provide person-centred care and support to our service users with various tasks including personal care, clinical needs, social activities and any additional services needed.

Successful candidates will be confident caring for service users living with learning disabilities.

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Benefits include

  • Salary of up to £12.23/hr including holiday pay
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Free ongoing training and development

  • 24-hour support through dedicated central team and clinical governance
  • Online Intranet and Smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • Support from a clinical supporting team, line manager, in house office support and a designated field team leader

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Why work with us?

  • Flexible hours across weekdays, nights and weekend shifts!
  • Employee perks scheme with 30,000 discounts
  • Flexi Pay app feature giving you access to an advance of up to 50% of the value of your shift on the same day (includes weekends and bank holidays)

Our local team

Our Shrewsbury team is based at Shrewsbury Business Park, near Percy Throwers Garden Centre and Shrewsbury Town Football Ground. We cover areas such from Whitchurch, Telford, Ludlow, Newtown and all towns in between.

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Role requirements

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous paid experience working in a care environment in the UK within the last 3 years
  • Referee contact details for your current place of work, including a manager who can comment on your clinical ability, and for all employments in the past 3 years
  • A certificate confirming your participation in a practical Moving and Handling course in the last 12 months (or a willingness to pay for a practical Moving and Handling Newcross course)
  • You will need access to a smartphone, iPhone (5s or later), iPad or iPod touch compatible with IOS 8.0 (or later) or Android device with a 4.3 operating system (or later), with internet access to manage your rota via our homecare app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not essential

Our recruitment process is tailored to suit you. We interview via video call, a more relaxing and enjoyable way to be interviewed. Plus, you won't have to travel for miles!

Apply Now!

If for any reason you cannot apply online, please give us a call on 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.