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Support Worker

  • Location:

    Eastington, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Adult care services

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £19136 - £19760 per annum

  • Contact:


  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Job Description

Support Worker
£9.20 - £9.50 p/h

Person Specification for Support Worker

Previous experience of working within a care or support setting, ideally with adults with learning disabilities.

Reasonable general education (evidence of numeracy and literacy)
NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social care or willingness to work towards

Skills and knowledge
Working knowledge of health and safety, protection of vulnerable adults, person centred planning

A desire to promote and support clients' independence, choice, control and inclusion.
Able to be sensitive, yet objective, about the needs of adults with learning difficulties.
Able to recognise relevant information in verbal and non-verbal communication.
Good social and oral communication skills.
Able to motivate and organise self and others.
Flexible, with good problem-solving skills.
Able to work independently and as a member of a team.

Other requirements
Driving licence
Enhanced DBS disclosure
Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of satisfactory references and DBS.

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