Location: Fakenham

Salary: £8.11 ph

Expiry date: 27/10/2017 23:59:00

Job Description

FitzRoy are now looking to recruit Learning Disability Support Workers to join our fantastic team at our Day Service in Fakenham, Norfolk.

If you are a Health Care Support Worker, Health Care Assistant or a Carer looking for a new positive and rewarding role or just wish to top up your hours, then join FitzRoy.

FitzRoy is a national charity that provides support and care for more than 800 people with learning disabilities so they can live independent lives.

Vacancies available:

  • Full Time (37.5hrs pw), 0830 - 1630, there may be a requirement to work occasional evenings and weekends.

Duties include:

  • Social Activities and Practical Support – Providing support whilst undertaking activities in the Day Service , accompanying people to health care appointments, shopping, and social events.
  • Personal Care – Support with personal hygiene as required
  • Outreach Support - There may also be a requirement to visit clients in their own home and provide support.

What we look for in our support workers/carers:

  • Reliable and dependable
  • Flexible availability, to include weekends and occasional sleep-ins
  • A sensitive and responsive communicator
  • Respectful towards others
  • Empathetic, understanding and caring attitude
  • Passion for helping others
  • Drivers Licence Essential

What we offer:

  • £8.11ph  with generous enhancements for Bank Holidays, Overtime  
  • 28 days annual leave – incl. Bank holidays
  • Award winning induction and continuation training programme
  • A generous pension plan (including employer contributions)
  • Life assurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Free DBS application

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