Bank Support Worker
Littlehampton, West Sussex
£8.72 - £9.70 per hour
Are you currently facing a career cross-roads and would like to explore new options?
Or, are you already experienced as a Support Worker / Care Worker?
We are currently recruiting for Bank Support Workers to join our fantastic team based in Littlehampton.
We are Options for Autism, a national provider of education, care and therapeutic services for young people and adults with autism, complex needs and learning difficulties. Our opportunities are based at our Brach Road home.
Beach Road is a 5 bedded residential service within easy commute of Arundel, Bognor Regis, Worthing, Goring-By-Sea and surrounding towns.
About the role
As a Bank Support Worker , you will provide a high quality service to the adults within our care. All residents are adults with a diagnosis of autism, learning disabilities or mental health needs, as Support Worker you will play a vital role in their day to day activities, care and safeguarding. You will receive a fantastic induction, buddy programme and ongoing support to ensure you are fully equipped for your new role.
Duties will include: Being available for residents whilst on shift, providing support and care as required. Facilitating the development of both personal and practical skills to enhance and promote independent living. Responding to situations and dealing with complex and sometimes challenging behaviour. Following best practice guidelines at all times. Working collaboratively with colleagues. Contributing to the happiness and wellbeing of those entrusted within our care, achieving the best possible outcomes.
We can consider both experienced Support Workers, and those who haven’t previously worked in a care environment before as a thorough induction programme, training and support are provided. We have had people join us previously from roles within Hospitality, Customer Service, the Fitness sector, Arts and Entertainment / Trades and more!
- You will be proactive and keen to learn with a positive, passionate and enthusiastic approach
- You will have effective communication skills, both written and verbal able to record information accurately
- You will have the flexibility and willingness to work shifts
- Driving license and access to a car
As a Bank Support Worker you will have the flexibility to select from a range of shifts available to you. You will be part of a dedicated team, committed to providing the highest possible levels of care where each day you have the opportunity to make a positive difference to the lives of others. If you wish to change your contract type and join the business on a permanent employed basis at any time we can explore available options with you.
We are interviewing and hiring actively for these opportunities. To be considered please apply online today.
Outcomes First Group are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults. All successful applicants will be subject to fully Enhanced DBS. We expect all our employees and volunteers to share this commitment and strive to achieve the best possible outcomes for everybody in our care. A full application form must be completed with all employment dates accurate and gaps in employment accounted for.