Young Adult Support Worker

Location Stevenage
Discipline: Learning Disabilities
Employment type: Full Time
Salary: £11.72 - £12.78 per hour, Plus £1500 Welcome Award
Contact name: Victoria Marsden

Contact email:
Job ref: 6332
Published: 6 days ago
Full-Time, Permanent, Support Worker, job vacancy, Baldock area of Hertfordshire.   Situated directly between Cambridge & Stevenage just off the A10 and on commutable by train. 

No experience necessary as full training & qualifications provided.  Complete your Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care - Fully Funded by the employer.

  • £11.72 - £12.78 per hour. / £24'400 - £26'600 per annum
  • £1500 Welcome Bonus
  • 4 Weekly rota patterns 
  • Average 40hrs per week.
  • Full time or part time (min 24hrs) shifts/hours available including weekend only hours.  
  • Paid DBS Check.
  • Funding to complete Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care
  • 33 Days Holiday including bank holidays.
  • Pension, Life Assurance, Health Cash Back & High Street Discounts.
  • Car lease scheme, bike to work scheme.

You would be working within a Supported Living environment which provides support for Young Adults who have learning disabilities. This fantastic service provides support & education for younger adults with profound, multiple learning disabilities.  You will support with:

  • Life Skills & the opportunity to reach their full potential.
  • Personal Care needs inc personal hygiene and dressing
  • Activities - Shopping trips, leisure activities, hobbies
  • Assist with Therapies inc Hydro Therapy, Sensory rooms.
  • Support with Music and Art in the Skills centre
  • Ensuring good bedtime routines and sleeping patterns.
  • Ensuring any medical needs are followed.
  • Ensure that you create a safe environment for both the Young Adults & your work colleagues.
  • Recording information and administration.

This employer strives to achieve outstanding Schools Colleges & Training Facilities for Children & Young People with Special Education needs.  With a team of dedicated team of Teaching, Support, Therapists & managers, together they all strive to bring out the best in every pupil and prepare them for Adult life.  Their Schools & colleges have fantastic facilities and cater for Primary, Secondary & further education children.  The facilities range from Science Labs, horticulture, catering, mechanics and much more. The children are supported from the moment they arrive.  They are constantly challenged, and they believe in setting high expectations, enabling them to reach their full potential.  As an employer they fully invest in their staff team, with opportunities to gain further qualifications, continuous professional development, career progression and the opportunity to make a massive difference to the lives of those with a disability.

If you are interested in this vacancy and want to know more then please click on apply.  Once you have applied one of our team will contact you and answer any questions you may have and tell you more about this outstanding provider and hopefully progress your application to interview stage.