Support worker

£8 - £8.25 per hour
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
A chance to join a local charity that specialise in care for adults as a support worker. Your new company This is a local charity that specialise in providing care for adults with Learning difficulties, Autism, Mental health and complex needs. They have a number of settings throughout Gloucestershire and Cheltenham, primarily Supported living services as well as an outreach service to help people access the community. Your new role This is an exciting job to join the charity as a Support worker, the job is to work within the various Supported living services in Cheltenham and Gloucester including the outreach services to provide an exceptional level of person centred care to the people using the charities service. There are full time posts available at 37.5 hours a week but they can be flexible in offering part time work as well. What you'll need to succeed You will need to have experience of working with adults who have a form of disability, a full driving licence and ideally an NVQ but this is not essential. Most of all though we are looking for people that are in care because they have a passion and desire to do the job, when you meet with this organisation you get a true sense of their ethos and passion for what they do. What you'll get in return A competitive hourly wage of £8.25 an hour even without an NVQ The ability to gain an NVQ if you don't have one and would like one and the the chance to join a genuinely lovely organisation with a real chance of progression. Something we found impressive was that the current CEO started as a Support worker What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at This job was originally posted as