Support Worker - Exeter
|Full time||Exeter, Devon|
|£8.55 - £9.60 per hour, depending on experience||Healthcare|
|Healthcare, Healthcare Assistant||Varied|
Requirements & job status
|Minimum Education||Job status|
|Minimum Experience||Application closing date|
|1 year||5th August 2019|
|Work permit||Key contact|
Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding challenge?!
We are recruiting support workers to work with adults with learning difficulties at a residential home in Exeter.
We are Avanta Care – one of the UK’s leading healthcare recruitment specialists. We offer our employees more than just a job – We offer a career in care!
You will be kind, friendly, polite and flexible. You will have some previous experience in a similar role and ideally some relevant qualifications, although training can be provided.
You will be able to speak, read and understand English to at least an intermediate level.
About the role:
You will be tasked in providing high quality care that responds to the needs of the service user and enhances their quality of life, whilst promoting independence.
Working with adults with learning difficulties ranging from autism to epilepsy, you will deliver a range of care and support tasks, which may include supporting someone with personal care routine social and emotional wellbeing and assisting with practical tasks.
What does our offer include?
- A healthcare job in the UK
- Assistance in finding accommodation in the UK (if required)
- A starting salary of £8.55 per hour, rising to £8.80 after 4 months and then £9.10 after 12 months
- An additional £0.50 per hour for night shifts and bank holidays
- A guarantee of 35 per week minimum
- A private health plan
- Access to Avanta Care Loyalty scheme, which includes cashback offers, extra days holiday and much more
- Pension scheme
- Insurance and criminal record checks
So what’s stopping you?
Apply today to arrange a telephone or Skype interview with one of our friendly recruiters.
What does the role involve?
- Caring for adults with learning difficulties
- Varied shift patterns