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Learning Disabilities Support Worker

  • Location:

    Batley

  • Sector:

    Unqualified Social Care

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £11.40 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tom Francis

  • Contact email:

    tfrancis@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    0004 5EFF / 1_1621434427

  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-18

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Akton Resourcing are working with the Local Authorities to fill a contract position for a Learning Disabilities Support Worker. Due to the nature of this role being a contract position we are only looking for candidates with recent experience and all up to date training so we can be confident you will hit the ground running.

You will support and assist service users who have learning disabilities to live independently, through development and control of practical living skills including preparing meals, doing laundry, dealing with their finances as well as maintaining their personal hygiene and developing their understanding of social interaction and relationships.
It is essential that you have a high level of understanding of adult care along with an NVQ Level 2 in Care or a willingness to achieve this. You must be able to demonstrate a commitment to personal and professional training and development and possess a basic awareness of both health and safety issues and food hygiene.