Preston, North West
x2 Part Time Contracted Posts Available
I am a male adult who lives at home with my Mum and Dad. I have severe learning disabilities which involves my speech and being understood, severe epilepsy, as well as complex health issues. I have a team of support workers who work together to ensure I can continue to lead a fulfilling life at home and visit places I enjoy, my interests are steam trains and I like to go dancing.
The ideal candidates would be people with previous experience of working within this field, particularly in health and social care. As part of the team you would enable me to go to college and be more independent. You would strive to build a relationship with me to understand me better and work with guidance and expert knowledge from my family and team members. You would need to be patient, honest, calm and a good communicator.
Part time hours to be split between two posts:
Friday 8.30am -2.30pm
extra hours available as and when required, covering for sickness and annual leave.
You will learn more about me from my family members and care team and these hours will include training. The rate of pay will be £8.50 per hour which will increase to £10 per hour once training is fully completed.An excellent training package is available to ensure you are trained to the highest standards. Working as part of the Solo Support Services organization will also give you access to a supportive company who promote person centered practice. Please visit our website for further information. A full, clean driving license is essential.
Closing Date: 14h October 2019. If you are interested in this position please send a covering letter and your CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org
(The position is subject to an enhanced DBS check and is exempt from the provision of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.)
Please be advised that decisions regarding applications and employment are made in conjunction with our client. Therefore, applications will be shared with them for consideration.