Female Support Worker Ref: (NN3FSW1)

    • Reference: NN3FSW1
    • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
    • Job Type: Full Time
    • Closing Date: December 31, 2018
    • Salary: £15,581 - £16,423 per annum
    • Hours: 38 hour per week
    • Hourly Rate: £7.86 - £8.29 per hour
    • Supporting Documentation: Support-Worker-JDPS-Sept-2018.pdf
    • Application Pack: Application Pack

    Job Description

    Are you outgoing, enthusiastic and want to join an organisation which has a record of delivering high quality services for adults with learning disabilities? Join us and you’ll enjoy work that is challenging and rewarding in equal measures.
    You will be working as part of a team supporting individuals with learning disabilities to live independently in their own homes Most of the individuals have little or no verbal communication.
    As part of this role you will assist individuals to undertake daily living skills such as cooking, cleaning and going shopping. You will be required to support the individuals out into the community and support them to have a positive community presence. This will include supporting them to the GP, recreational activities and ensuring they maintain good relationships with family and friends.

    Job Requirements: 

    To be able to work a range of shifts including mornings, days, afternoons, evenings, and sleep ins To be fully flexible and adaptable to change To hold a current and valid full UK driving licence is essential An interest in supporting people with learning disabilities and emotional needs would be essential

    This post offers excellent benefits including:

    Full and comprehensive training
    The opportunity to complete a QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care
    Generous holiday entitlement (up to 34 days leave per annum)
    Progression opportunities
    Employee Assistance Programme
    Family friendly policies
    Enhanced company
    sick pay Pension scheme

    Perthyn’s Applicant Privacy Notice is available on our website www.perthyn.org.uk under Career Opportunities. It applies to all applicants and it describes how we collect and use your personal data throughout the recruitment process in accordance with the General Data Protection (GDPR).

    An exemption is claimed for this post as a genuine occupational requirement within the meaning of the Equality Act, to meet the personal care needs of the people we support.
    For further details and/or to request an application pack please contact our Northamptonshire office on:
    01604 866234 or at: eastmidsrecruitment@perthyn.org.uk