Support Worker (Days & Nights) – Cloonavin Green Project

Location UK / Ulster

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary See description

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1371018

 Job Description

The Support Worker will provide support to adults with learning disabilities and will be based predominantly at the Cloonavin Green Project in Coleraine

The Support Worker will be based at the Cloonavin Green Project in Coleraine. This vibrant Project is buzzing from morning to night. It’s busy, busy, busy and offer’s great opportunity for professional development. If that’s the kind of thing that you’re after, then you’ll love working here.

Position: Support Worker – Day Duty – Full Time & Part Time

Salary Remuneration: £8.05 per hour + Pension opportunity + mileage allowance (£0.415 per mile)

Description & Duties:

Full Time: 35 hours per week, any five days out of seven

Part Time: 21 hours per week, any three days out of seven

These postitions invlove shift work including night duty on a rotational basis.

Sleep-in may be required on occasion.

Position: Night Support Worker  

Salary Remuneration: £8.05 per hour + Pension opportunity

Description & Duties:

30 hours per week, any three nights out of seven

20 hours per week, any two nights out of seven

Shifts are: 10pm to 8am

The Support Worker will provide support to adults with learning disabilities and will be based predominantly at the Cloonavin Green Project in Coleraine. The Cloonavin Green Project is a supported living initiative in Coleraine for 25 adults with learning disabilities. Support will include help with budgeting, cooking, domestic help, socialisation. Naturally, some service users require additional help, including domestic and personal care.

Requirements:

  • The successful candidate will preferably hold an NVQ in Health & Social Care / Child Care / Early Years / B-Tech National Diploma in Social Care or other relevant qualification. Experience in working in the care or support industry is essential.
  • Access to your own transport with appropriate insurance cover is desirable.
  • Applicants must be able to demonstrate an awareness of the needs of adults with learning disabilities in a supported environment. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the skills required to support people with learning disabilities and will understand the mechanics and the intrinsic value of various approaches and programmes. Applicants should be flexible, motivated, and energetic and show an ability to be an effective team member.

Location

The successful applicant will be based at the Cloonavin Green Project in Coleraine but may also support service users in the surrounding area.

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