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Support Worker - Learning Disabilities (Zero Hours)

Matlock, Derbyshire Health & Social Care
Full Time
Closing Date: 28/11/17

Support Worker (Learning Disabilities)

Zero hour Contracts


Starting salary £7.20 - £7.50 Per Hour (Dependant on qualifications and experience)


Opportunities for salary progression

Progressive Care is a privately owned company which is successfully leading the way in providing innovative care & support solutions for Children, Young Adults, Families and Adults across South Yorkshire, East Midlands and the North West.

At our Matlock site, we provide a specialised service that meets the changing needs of adults with learning disabilities, with our key objective being to promote dignity, choice and independence. As a Support Worker, you will offer personalised support in all areas of daily life, helping the residents to achieve their full potential.

To be successful, you must have a desire to work with individuals who have learning disabilities and must be able to demonstrate an understanding of issues that may affect such individuals. You must be an excellent communicator, with the ability to work in a team.

Experience is not essential as full training will be provided. Candidates who hold their level 2 in Health & Social Care and have experience of supporting adults with learning disabilities will be appointed on a higher salary.

You will receive a full induction and ongoing training with opportunities to access recognised qualifications. This is an opportunity to work for a friendly and growing organisation that recognise people’s desire to progress in their career, providing the support to achieve personal goals.

The position involves working shifts including waking nights and sleep ins.

Closing Date: 28th November 2017

Progressive Care is an equal opportunities employer.

Because of the nature of its’ work with children and vulnerable adults Progressive Care uses the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to make checks at an enhanced level on all persons whose work or proposed work will involve regular contact with or working in close proximity to children and vulnerable adults in our care.

 

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