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East Anglia Mildenhall - Part Time Support Worker (30.5hrs)

Location: Mildenhall

Closing Date: 28 February 2022

Interview date (w/c): TBC - Interviews will be online via Microsoft Teams

Salary (or hourly rate): £9 per hour

Contract Type: Part Time

Hours per week: 30.5 per week

East Anglia Mildenhall - Part Time Support Worker (30.5hrs)

We are looking for Part-Time Support workers to join our various services based in Mildenhall and the surrounding area. 

We support adults to be as independent as possible in their everyday lives, both at home and in the community. They all have very different needs, interests, goals and levels of support. They may need support with managing finances, medication, health needs, cleaning and personal care, so you need to be comfortable to perform personal care on both male and female adults.

This role is permanent, Part-Time and 30.5hrs per week.

Your working pattern will be varied over a seven-day rota, and will include some weekends and bank holidays.

The role includes:

  • Helping individuals achieve independence and personal goals
  • Supporting and transporting individuals to integrate into their community
  • Develop individuals’ life skills, vocational, educational and creative skills
  • Help provide exercise, leisure and recreational opportunities
  • Transforming lives and achieving results for Autistic Adults

 

A full UK driving licence and access to transport are preferable. 

 

Job Description

We offer: A supportive an approachable management team, 33 days annual leave a year (including bank holidays), a competitive market salary, a fantastic one-year induction programme, continuing learning and development opportunities to complete your QCF Level 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care, along with a host of benefits – from shopping discounts to flexible working and a competitive pension scheme.

 

Ideally, you will have a background in supporting autistic people if not, we have a fantastic training programme that will get you on your way to achieving a fulfilling job that will beat most out there. 

 

You may have a personal connection, a desire to work with or real life experiences working with autistic people. You might not have lots of experience yet, but if you share our values and are willing to make a difference to the lives of autistic people, we’d love to hear from you.

 

Help transform lives by joining our team TODAY!

You’ll be joining our team, both locally and nationally and we’ll support you every step of the way.

Visit our website to find out more about who we are and what we do.

 

To protect our autistic adults, all staff are required to have a criminal background check.  Possession of an Enhanced DBS Check either on the Update Service or conducted within the last 12 months would be preferable but not essential.

To apply for the role, please click the button at the end of this page to apply online.

The National Autistic Society is here to transform lives, challenge perceptions and build a society that works for autistic people.

Successful applicants will be required to complete the relevant safeguarding checks which will include references and criminal backgrounds.

We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from those with a diagnosis of ASD.

 

 

Apply now