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Support Worker - 18 hours

Job details
Posting date: 12 July 2019
Salary: £8.33 per hour
Hours: Part time
Closing date: 11 August 2019
Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
Company: Potens
Job type: Permanent
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Summary

Are you looking to make a difference in someone’s life whilst working in the community?
Are you motivated to work using your own initiative?
Providing specialised outreach support for adults aged 18- 65 that have learning disabilities, mental health needs, complex needs with some behaviours perceived to be challenging. We are located within Blackburn with Darwen and the surrounding areas.
Salary - £8.33 per hour
Hours – 18 working over 4 days ( Including evenings and weekends ) over a two week rota pattern., Monday to Thursday
1:1 and 2:1 basis providing support with personal care, medication, community based and home-based activities.
Domiciliary support based in the community.
Supporting individual’s age 18 + with Learning disabilities, mental health needs, complex needs and behaviours which may be described as challenging.
Experience of working with people who may present challenging behaviours.
Experience of working with people who have aspergers/ autism
Holidays – 5.6 weeks pro rata
Level 2 in Health and Social care essential but all mandatory and additional training will be provided.
Driving licence and car available with business insurance essential.
Olive Tree is a well established Domiciliary support provider located in Blackburn providing support to individuals within Blackburn and Darwen and surrounding areas. All training is provided on site or locally sourced working in partnership with the local council. Olive Tree is dedicated to providing person centred support which is focused on promoting independence and achieving outcomes
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: £8.33 /hour

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