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Support Workers - Supported Living- Part Time & Bank.

Permanent  for in Mansfield

Support Workers – Supported Living- Part-Time (up to 30 hours per week) & Bank.

Our Client is a national charity that provides support to people with Autism and learning disabilities to enable them to live more independently in their own homes.  We are now looking to fill the above positions for Mansfield and.  We require people to join the support worker team, helping people to live their lives with choice and control and more importantly, to enjoy life the way they want to.

At FitzRoy we listen to people, helping them make their own choices.  We believe disabilities shouldn’t exclude or hold people back from doing the things they want to do.

You will need to be person centred, committed and able to remain focussed on the person and their agreed plan. Patience, sensitivity and a positive attitude is more important than your previous experience, as we will provide all the training and support you need. If you have relevant experience so much the better. This is a real chance to make a difference to someone else’s life, and develop your career in social care.

It is desirable that applicants will have held a full UK driving licence.

Closing date for applicationsis 11th August 2014. Interviews to be conducted week commencing 18th August 2014.

The ideal Carer / Support Worker will possess the following skills and qualities:

Experience is preferred, but not essential as comprehensive training is provided, including sponsorship to complete a recognised care diploma.Flexibility and willingness to work evenings, weekends, sleep ins and Bank holidays when required.Ability to use their own initiative, work on their own, but be happy to be part of the team.

Salary and reward package: 

£13,716 – £15,281 (FTE) plus sleep in payment.£7.02 - £7.82 per hour for BankChildcare Vouchers.Enhanced payments for Bank Holidays.Contributory company pension scheme.Free Life Assurance.Increased holiday with length of service, plus Holiday Top-Up scheme.

Successful applicants are required to provide an enhanced disclosure; expense will be met by the employer.

Job added on 14-07-2014