Female Learning Disabilities and Autism Support Workers - TS12 area
Hours - days and nights varying due to school term time.
Pulse Community Healthcare is the UK leading provider of high quality care to our complex client centred packages. We are equally proud of our impeccable specialist training provided to our support workers to allow them to develop their skills and knowledge.
We are currently recruiting for a highly competent Support Worker to join our team supporting a female client who has been diagnosed with a learning disability and Autism Spectrum Disorder. Our client loves being out in the community doing activities, horses and singing. Our client leaves school in July and will be attending a residential school 3 days per week so will require staff to support her for 4 days per week with overnight support on allocated weekends. The support will increase during the half term period and bank holidays.
The support worker will have a positive and encouraging attitude when supporting behaviours of concern.
Full bespoke training will be provided around the support needs of the individual in relation to autism spectrum disorder, positive behavioural support and positive and supportive de-escalation techniques at times of high stress or conflict.
As a Support Worker – Learning Disabilities and Autism for Pulse Community Healthcare you will benefit from:
£200 ‘Joining Bonus’ if you complete registration within 28 days*
£250 ‘Recommend a Friend’ scheme*
Excellent personal development and career opportunities
Mandatory training provided, with full induction and competency sign off
Specialist training provided to prepare you for the client’s unique requirements
Ability to access your rotas online in advance
Support from a dedicated Case Manager, and 24/7 clinical support
The ideal Support Worker – Learning Disabilities and Autism will have
Previous paid experience in Health and Social Care in the UK
Good knowledge of safeguarding and person centred care
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Good understanding of professional boundaries
Ability to use own initiative and work as part of wider team
If you love working in social care and are interested in joining our team, please apply now, enclosing an up to date copy of your CV.
All opportunities are subject to a satisfactory DBS check.
*Terms and conditions apply
Pulse Community Healthcare is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.