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Support Worker – York

  • Location: York
  • Rate: £17.00 per hour Weekdays and £18.50 per hour Weekends
  • Job Type: Parttime

Job Description

INTERVENOR/ Advanced Support Worker 

A rare opportunity has arisen in the York area to join our highly trained team of Intervenors to support a young adult within her own home. Our client is supported 3:1 throughout the day and 2:1 overnight. The ideal candidate must be flexible, reliable and is happy to work at short notice.

Pay Rates:

£17.00 per hour Weekdays

£18.50 per hour Weekends

£8.21 per hour sleeps

Essential Skills/ Experience

Experience of working with challenging behaviour

Flexible

Hard working and reliable

Good Verbal and Written communication skills

Be able to work a mixture of shift patterns i.e. weekends/ sleep-in nights

Desirable Skills/ Experience

NAPPI Trained – Desirable

Driving Licence

Completed MSI Intervenor Course

Has experience working with young adults with CHARGE syndrome and/or multi-sensory Impairments.

First Aid Trained

Experience of working with challenging behaviour in a community setting and delivering support to enable the client to engage in meaningful activities outside the home environment.

Knowledge of relevant legislation with regards to supporting an individual with restrictions in the community.

Working in a similar role

Hours of Work

Regular contracted shifts are available upon the completion of a 6 months’ probation period. Currently we require support for a number of shifts throughout the month and also to cover holiday

For more information please contact Jade on 01246 520038 or please click to apply online

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