Support Worker

Salary £17, 160 ~ £21,846
Reference VR/01126
Location London
Job Description

Support worker – London (various locations)

Salary range: £17,160 (basic rate) - £21,846 (based on ~40 hours overtime per month)

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A nationwide organisation specialising in providing supported living for people with mild to moderate learning disabilities needs support workers for locations in north and west London. We are looking for candidates who will show a passion for enabling service users to achieve and maintain independence and control over their lives, with a proactive and encouraging attitude. Values such as ambition, courage, integrity, respect and partnership are preferred over specific qualifications for this role. You must have a good standard of literacy and numeracy and these skills will be tested in the interview (pre-GCSE level). You must be flexible and willing to work weekends, bank holidays and sleep in as per the rota as this is a 24 hour service.

Standard hours are 37.5 hours per week, with the option of working up to 17.5 overtime hours per week (no more than 55 total hours per week). Overtime is paid 10% above the hourly rate. There is also a sleep-in rate which we will confirm. 30 days of annual leave. There is also an employee assistance programme, including benefits such as 50% off cinema tickets and a 24/7 helpline for advice.

To apply, please contact with your CV, quoting VR/01126 in the subject line of your email.

Please note: this vacancy does NOT attract a work permit, and is therefore only open to EU citizens.

Required Education Level Basic literacy and numeracy skills
Available Postions 20+
Contact Name Abby
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