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In this section you can find out everything about job opportunities at Autism West Midlands and learn more about our recruitment process.
Support Worker- Marston Green
- Business Area
- Operational Role ~ Residential
- Salary & Benefits
- the rate from 1 April 2017 is £7.50
- Vacancy type
- Job Advert Description
We are the leading charity in the West Midlands and support hundreds of adults with autism and those who love and care for them. Our passionate, caring staff and volunteers work across all age groups and abilities, providing direct support to people with autism.
We have a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic and caring Support Worker to join our team based at our Gorse Farm (Marston Green) location. You will enable service users to live a rewarding and fulfilling life, help them achieve their goals and aspirations and access the community.
By joining our team you will have the satisfaction of knowing that you are helping others and join a team who love their job and have a lot of fun. We are looking for someone who has the genuine passion and motivation to make a difference.
Previous experience in a support worker role or in the care environment would be advantageous but if you have the right attitude and approach, we will support you to gain all of the skills you need.
If you are successful, we need you to have an Enhanced Disclosure Check through the Disclosure and Barring service which we’ll pay for. Other benefits include:
- Specialist autism training
- Comprehensive induction
- Life Assurance
- Pension scheme
- Free access to an Employee assistance programme for advice and support
- Opportunity to join a health care plan to claim towards dental, glasses etc
If you are person centred, want to make a difference and feel you have the relevant skills then we want to hear from you!
Shifts include mornings, evenings and weekends, therefore flexibility is essential.
We require applicants that have a full UK drivers licence due to the needs of the service. This is an essential requirement. Please state in your application whether you hold a valid full UK drivers licence.
- Personal Specification