Learning Disabilities Support Worker

Reference:

ldbal001

Sector:

Healthcare

Salary:

£8.20 to £9.20 Per Hour

Benefits:

Weekly pay, Holiday allowance, Free training,Flexible work patterns to suit you!

Town/City:

Ballymena

Contract Type:

Full time

Closing Date:

20/06/2018

Assist in ensuring the well-being of children by providing a comfortable, safe and healthy environment and in the promotion of the service to visitors, friends and in the community.

Work with wider team members to ensure the delivery of care as per support plan.

Provide supervision and maintain the privacy and dignity of children at all times.

Create detailed shift reports using database programmes.

Escalate issues to senior staff member in charge and document incidents in accordance with local policy.

 

Essential Criteria

NISCC registered or suitability to apply

Willing to undertake an enhanced disclosure

Minimum 6 months experience in a formal care setting is essential

Attention to detail and proficient in report writing/handovers

Flexible with good communication

Understanding of and experience in challenging behaviours

 

Desirable Criteria

Training in/experience of working in a learning disabilities.