Support Worker

Pin icon IP33 Bury Saint Edmunds
Pound Sterling icon £14 - £18 per depending on experience
Clock icon Permanent
Calendar icon 28 days ago
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Join this leading provider of domiciliary care as a Support Worker in Bury St Edmunds.

If you have experience of working with individuals with eating disorders / mental health issues / autism, this Support Worker role could be perfect for you.

There is the opportunity for this to be a Team Leader role too so leadership experience would be advantageous.


Support Worker
Based in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

  • Full time, Monday – Friday, flexible and varied shift patterns negotiable
  • £14 - £18 per hour depending on experience
  • Driving licence is preferred due to remote location

Please Note: Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK


Our client is an established leading provider of social care provision, services covering the London area, operating nationally and potentially starting up in the UAE. They support neurodiverse individuals within the UK.


Benefits:

This is a wonderful opportunity to join a care provider that has been National Autistic Society accredited since 2019 – an internationally recognised quality standard of accreditation expertise.

Alongside a generous salary, our client can also offer you: 

  • Annual company trips in country or abroad with service users
  • Social activities to get involved with such as Dance, Yoga etc.
  • Company pension
  • Flexible working hours
  • Supportive and collaborative team
  • The chance to work for a values-driven company
  • Professional development opportunities provided by an award-winning trainer 


The role:

As a Support Worker, you will play a key role in ensuring the seamless operation of up to 5 other staff. If you are an experienced and compassionate healthcare professional this could be the role for you!

Key responsibilities include:  

  • Delivering high-quality care to those with autism, eating disorders and mental health challenges
  • Provide personalised support tailored to individual needs
  • Promote independence in daily living skills
  • Implement and monitor individualised care plans
  • Assist with daily activities and medication management
  • Offer empathetic emotional support and coping strategies 


The ideal candidate:

Our client is looking for an individual who shares the company values of unity and togetherness to join the team, you must also have:

  • Experience of providing care to people with eating disorder, mental health and autism is preferred.
  • Specific experience supporting those with disordered eating or other mental health challenges
  • A valid UK driving licence (preferred due to remote location)

Join our client as a Support Worker and help support their growing and established care-providing company. 


How to apply for the role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.

You must be authorised to work in the UK. No agencies please.

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Other suitable skills and experience include Support Worker, Social Care, Mental Health Support Worker, Eating Disorder Support, Complex Care, Autism Specialist, Autism Support, Care Assistant, Mental Health Support Worker.