Learning Disabilities Support Worker

Locations
Oswestry, Shropshire
Branch name
Shrewsbury
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £12.23 per hour
Do you have a passion for care? Are you looking for a rewarding career? Then this is the role for you! Newcross is looking for dedicated Learning Disabilities Support Workers to provide outstanding care and support to our users in Oswestry and the surrounds. Join us today and benefit from our flexible work shifts, free uniform and DBS check, ongoing training programmes and earn up to £12.23/hr.

Learning Disabilities Support Workers

Oswestry

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Responsibilities:

* Encourage and maintain independent living through person-centred care

* Support the development of daily living activities and tasks

* Help with the development of new skills

* Build strong relationships with service users, family members and encourage new friendships

* Encourage integration and participation within the local community

Benefit from:

  • Salary of up to £12.23/hr including holiday pay
  • Flexible hours across weekday, weekend and night shifts to suit!
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Ongoing training and development through credits earned
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • 24-hour support through dedicated central team and clinical governance
  • Perks at Work - access amazing discounts from 80 UK retailers!
  • Flexi Pay, which allows over 7500 healthcare staff to receive an advance of up to 50% of money earned during completed shifts, if they so wish. (includes weekends and bank holidays)

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Are you interested?

Apply Now!

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You'll need:

  • 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

The branch

Newcross Healthcare Shrewsbury is located in 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.

If you cannot apply online, please call 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.

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!