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Bank Support Worker - West London Day Centre

Location: Acton

Closing Date: 30 November 2021

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

Salary (or hourly rate): £9.04 per hour

Contract Type: Bank Worker

Hours per week: Shifts offered Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Bank Support Worker - West London Day Centre

Help transform lives by joining our team.

It's not easy, and it's not for everyone. But as a support worker, the rewards can be so much bigger than the challenges. You really will make a positive difference to people’s lives.

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

We need you to be resilient, supportive and sensitive towards the needs of autistic people. Being a support worker takes bravery, patience and commitment. But working with autistic people gives so much more in return.

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.

We offer a fantastic one year induction programme, continuing learning and development opportunities and the support you need to develop a career in social care. Along with a host of benefits – from shopping discounts to flexible working and a competitive pension scheme.

We are looking to recruit Bank Support Workers to work within  our Day Centre, located Uxbridge Road, Ealing  

Our services support adults with autism. They have a full and varied programme of activities, geared to their personal needs. All of the support provided at the National Autistic Society is person centred, to enable those whom we support to live and gain independent living skills and access activities within the community.

Programmes balance an extremely wide range of learning and leisure activities that can include vocational skills training , supported employment or education . They also include learning domestic skills and social networking, art, music and performing arts.

You’ll be working with autistic adults and their families.

We offer:

  • £9.04 per hour 
  • Zero hours bank agreement with the flexibility to work as and when shifts become available
  • Excellent training and development programme
  • Access to a 24-hour Employee Assistance counselling programme
  • Online staff discount scheme for a range of benefits

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

All candidates will be asked to attend an assessment interview. Successful applicants will be required to complete the relevant safeguarding checks. We are an equal opportunities employer.

If you have any specific questions about the role, please contact NAS recruitment team at SERecruitment@nas.org.uk

Please click here for a copy of the job description.

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

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

Successful applicants will be required to complete the relevant safeguarding checks.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

This role is based in a Care setting.  Successful candidates will be required to provide evidence of Covid-19 vaccination or medical exemption.

 

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