Full-time Wrexham Young Adult Support Worker

at in Wrexham

Support Worker/Carer

£8.75 minimum an hour

About the Company

Lavoro Care are skilled in providing support for services working with young adults who may have complex needs and/or display behaviours that challenge. These individuals require support as they live their lives with mental health needs, learning disabilities (including profound and multiple learning disabilities) and Autism.

We provide placements of support across various settings and property types ranging from supported living to residential.

Supporting individuals with: -

  • Mental health needs
  • Learning disabilities
  • Profound and multiple learning disabilities
  • Autistic spectrum conditions
  • Non-verbal individuals with learning disabilities and /or mental health needs
  • Possibly challenging behaviour

We offer: -

  • Competitive rates of pay dependant on qualification’s and placement – minimum £8.75 per hour
  • QCF training (was NVQ)
  • Full induction training
  • Ongoing training and support
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Social interaction
  • Part time contracts, Weekend working, and Fulltime contracts available for example; long days 8am to 8pm, lates 4pm to 10pm, waking nights or sleep-ins.

You would be allocated a service to work within and service users to support. You may be assisting with: -

  • To monitor the wellbeing and assist people with personal care, medication, where necessary
  • To support individuals with physical/learning disabilities.
  • To read and complete all relevant daily documentation
  • This role will include a range of duties that will form part of a care plan that has been previously agreed with the service user and representatives.
  • Support service users with complex needs and / or challenging behaviour

You will need a good sense of humour and a great deal of common sense. The successful applicant will demonstrate their communication skills and ability to work in partnership with the service users.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo full safer employment checks including an enhanced DBS check. The cost of this will be met by the applicant, however, we do also accept portable enhanced DBS certificates and support funding. As soon as pre-employment checks and training are complete, which will take no longer than two weeks, immediate work is available

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to jobs@lavorocare.com or call us on 0151 691 4935

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Published at 09-01-2020

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