Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Support Worker

Permanent position
Hourly rate £9.40 per hour
Female Support Worker
Full time 40 hours
Driver with current driving licence
Based in Balham
Job Reference: Balham0001

The applicant needs a sound understanding of risk management to maintain appropriate structures and boundaries, as well as a non-judgemental attitude. You will need to have a sound working knowledge of Autism, behaviours that challenge the service, and the ability to support someone who has communication difficulties and be creative in finding practical solutions to everyday issues.

You will also need to be passionate about supporting adults to increase their independent living skills; with strong ambition for the people we support to take an active part in their community.

The post involves commitment to sleep-in support therefore flexibility is essential

£9.40 an hour Due to the nature of the role and the Service User only female staff need apply.

Essential experience and skills required:

  • Excellent verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate across a range of styles to suit the person
  • Ability to manage own time effectively and limited supervision
  • Previous experience working in the field of learning disabilities
  • Knowledge of supported living, Person Centred Plans, ‘Valuing People (2000)’ and challenging behaviour is desirable
  • To have or be working towards NVQ level 2 would be advantageous
  • To work in a way that places the person first, and has the greatest regard for their choices, abilities and wishes
  • Current driving licence

If you have the right skills we would like to hear from you.

Please apply with your CV and in the Covering Message Box outline the following:

  • Availability/Notice Period
  • Job Reference Balham0001 

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Job Opportunities

Support Workers

Permanent positions
Hourly rate £8.00 per hour
Male Support Worker only
Days: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Purley, Croydon
Job Reference: Daler0001 (Croydon)

We’re looking to expand a team who provide support to 3 females living in their own house in the Purley area of South London.

They are looking for people who have similar interests to their own.  Some of their interests include shopping going out for days and staying in. You will be part of a team dedicated who solely support 3 females.

You will need a sound understanding of risk management to maintain appropriate structures and boundaries, as well as a non-judgemental attitude. You will need to have a sound working knowledge of Autism, and the ability to support those who have communication difficulties and be creative in finding practical solutions to everyday issues.

You will also need to be passionate about supporting adults to increase their independent living skills; with strong ambition for the people we support to take an active part in their community.

Due to the nature of the role and the Service User only female staff need apply.

The post involves commitment to sleep-in night support therefore flexibility is essential.

Essential experience and skills required:

  • Excellent verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate across a range of styles to suit the person
  • Ability to manage own time effectively and limited supervision
  • Previous experience working in the field of learning disabilities
  • Knowledge of supported living, Person Centred Plans, ‘Valuing People (2000)’ and challenging behaviour is desirable
  • To have or be working towards NVQ level 2 would be advantageous
  • To work in a way that places the person first, and has the greatest regard for their choices, abilities and wishes
  • Current driving licence

If you have the right skills we would like to hear from you.

Please apply with your CV and in the Covering Message Box outline the following:

  • Availability/Notice Period
  • Job Reference: Daler0001 (Croydon)

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Job Opportunities

Support Workers

Permanent positions
Hourly rate £8.00 per hour
Male Support Worker only
Southwark
Job Reference: South0001 (Southwark)

We are looking for a man to join a small team supporting two young men living in Southwark, London. The two men have lived successfully together for a number of years and have started to build links within their local community. Most importantly you'll be supporting them to continue living safely in the community. We're looking for an active team member in supporting the young men who have autism and whose interests include animals, volunteering at Battersea Cats and Dogs home, rapping including spending time in the studio recording tracks, wrestling - therefore you must be prepared to support them to shows all over the country and lastly maintaining and building relationships with their friends and families.

The ideal person will have a can-do attitude balanced with a mature outlook and have experience of supporting people with autism. They would like someone who is fun and exciting but relaxed and easy going, as they enjoy a good time, but understands the importance in staying calm. You should have problem solving skills and be proactive in planning activities. The team should be assertive so both young men know where they stand but also encourage each young man to try and explore new things. Routine is extremely important; however, some flexibility may be required as they are 2 individuals with different interests.

The post involves commitment to sleep-in night support therefore flexibility is essential.

Due to the nature of the role and the Service User only male staff need apply.

Essential experience and skills required:

  • Excellent verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate across a range of styles to suit the person
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to complete relevant documentation suitable for a care setting
  • Ability to manage own time effectively and limited supervision
  • Previous experience working in the field of learning disabilities
  • Knowledge of supported living, Person Centred Plans, ‘Valuing People (2000)’ and challenging behaviour is desirable
  • To have or be working towards NVQ level 2 would be advantageous
  • To work in a way that places the person first, and has the greatest regard for their choices, abilities and wishes
  • Current driving licence

If you have the right skills we would like to hear from you.

Please apply with your CV and in the Covering Message Box outline the following:

  • Availability/Notice Period
  • Job Reference:  South0001 (Southwark)

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Job Opportunities

Support Workers

Permanent positions
Hourly rate £9.40 per hour
Male Support Worker only
Streatham
 Job Reference 0001 (Streatham)

We’re looking to expand a team who provide support to a young man living in his own Flat in the Streatham area ofSouth London.

He is looking for people who have similar interests to him.  Some of his interests include walking, watching DVD’s,dinosaurs, keeping in contact with his family and most importantly playing computer games.  You will be part of team dedicated who solely support this man.

You will need a sound understanding of risk management to maintain appropriate structures and boundaries, as well as a non-judgemental attitude. You will need to have a sound working knowledge of Autism, behaviours that challenge the service, and the ability to support someone who has communication difficulties and be creative in finding practical solutions to everyday issues.

You will also need to be passionate about supporting adults to increase their independent living skills; with strong ambition for the people we support to take an active part in their community.

The post involves commitment to sleep-in support therefore flexibility is essential

£9.40 an hour Due to the nature of the role and the Service User only male staff need apply.

Essential experience and skills required:

  • Excellent verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate across a range of styles to suit the person
  • Ability to manage own time effectively and limited supervision
  • Previous experience working in the field of learning disabilities
  • Knowledge of supported living, Person Centred Plans, ‘Valuing People (2000)’ and challenging behaviour is desirable
  • To have or be working towards NVQ level 2 would be advantageous
  • To work in a way that places the person first, and has the greatest regard for their choices, abilities and wishes
  • Current driving licence

If you have the right skills we would like to hear from you.

Please apply with your CV and in the Covering Message Box outline the following:

  • Availability/Notice Period
  • Job Reference 0001 (Streatham)

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Job Opportunities

Support Workers

Permanent positions
Hourly rate £8.50 per hour
Male Support Worker only
Streatham
 Job Reference: South0001 (Streatham)

We’re looking to expand a team who provide support to a man living in his own Flat in the Streatham area of South London.

He is looking for people who have similar interests to him.  Some of his interests include Reggae Music, going to the pub, day trips and holidays – therefore you will have to have a willingness to travel.  You will be part of a team dedicated to solely supporting this man.

You will need a sound understanding of risk management to maintain appropriate structures and boundaries, as well as a non-judgemental attitude. You will need to have a sound working knowledge of autism, behaviours that challenge the service, and the ability to support someone who has communication difficulties and be creative in finding practical solutions to everyday issues. You should have problem solving skills and be proactive in planning activities. The team should be assertive so he knows where he stands but also encourage him to try and explore new things.

 You will also need to be passionate about supporting adults to increase their independent living skills; with strong ambition for the people we support to take an active part in their community.

 The post involves commitment to sleep-in support therefore flexibility is essential.  

Due to the nature of the role and the Service User only male staff need apply.

Essential experience and skills required:

  • Excellent verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate across a range of styles to suit the person
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to complete relevant documentation suitable for a care setting
  • Ability to manage own time effectively and limited supervision
  • Previous experience working in the field of learning disabilities 
  • Knowledge of supported living, Person Centred Plans, ‘Valuing People (2000)’ and challenging behaviour is desirable
  • To have or be working towards NVQ level 2 would be advantageous
  • To work in a way that places the person first, and has the greatest regard for their choices, abilities and wishes
  • Current driving licence 

If you have the right skills we would like to hear from you.

Please apply with your CV and in the Covering Message Box outline the following:

  • Availability/Notice Period
  •  Job Reference: South0001 (Streatham)

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