Support Worker – Autism & LD

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent, Temporary full-time, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary £10000 - 20000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1350365

 Job Description

Support Worker, Autism, Learning Disability, Mental Health Service Users, Newtownabbey, £9.20 per hour including holiday pay

Your new company
Hays are delighted to be working in partnership with our client in their search for experienced Support Workers. This organisation has settings throughout the U.K with this particular role based in one of their sites in Newtownabbey, which caters to those suffering from Autism, Mental Health Issues, Learning Disability and Acquired Brain Injuries.

Your new role
A challenging role which requires experienced Support Workers to assist the service users in all aspects of daily life. At times you may need to overcome or preempt signs of aggression and so you must have experience in dealing with those who display signs of extremely challenging behaviour.

What you’ll need to succeed
You must have worked specifically with those who have had Mental Health issues, Autism, severe Learning Disabilities or Brain Injuries. You will be able to illustrate your previous experience in aiding service users to maintain control and to engage in proactive methods of behaviour change. You must be registered with the NISCC, and be willing to undergo an Enhanced Access NI.

What you’ll get in return
This is a unique opportunity to gain invaluable experience helping service users who require specialist and tailored Support and Care. You will receive a free Access NI and will have access to various training courses whilst working through Hays. As well as this you will receive competitive rates of pay which will be paid to you weekly directly into your bank account.

What you need to do now
If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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