Support Worker

  • By Praxis Care
  • 18657 PA - 20482 PA
  • Leicester
  • Full-Time

Are you looking for a part-time or full-time career that will develop you, challenge you and allow you to make a difference in the lives of others?

 

Praxis Care supports individuals with mental ill health, autism, learning disabilities and dementia; providing innovative, professional, high quality support services to people across the spectrum of need and particularly at the higher level of complexity in Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, England and the Isle of Man.

 

Praxis Care is currently experiencing exceptional growth and, as a result, have the following vacancies within Intellectual Disability Services:

 

Support Worker

Kaleidoscope Day Service, Leicester

 

Kaleidoscope has been established to provide a unique and bespoke service for adults aged 18+ with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD) who do not present aggressive challenging behaviours, but typically require the use of a wheelchair and/or other physical support and mobility aids. Service users are non-verbal or have severely impaired communication abilities, and require highly specialised management for physical disabilities, sensory impairments and/or complex health and medical needs such as such as epilepsy, dysphagia and respiratory problems.

 

For more information on the role please contact the Manager on 0116 232 0021

Support Worker

Part time, full time, relief and flexible contracts to be discussed at interview

£18,657 – £20,482 per annum pro rata*

*Salary based on 39 hours per week. Salary dependent on qualification/experience.

 

In return, we offer:

·         Comprehensive company induction

·         Competitive rates of pay

·         Opportunity for additional hours

·         Excellent training programmes

·         Career development opportunities

·         Paid annual leave which increases with length of service

·         Long service awards

Closing Date:   Thursday, 18th November 2021

For a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, and to apply please visit our website

 To see what our staff have to say about working for Praxis Care please visit our youtube page

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including, but not limited to, a satisfactory reference from your current employer and enhanced Police Check will be required for all successful candidates within direct care positions before a start date can be confirmed.

Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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