• Flexible hours
  • Various hours
  • Hull
  • Salary/Hourly Rate: £9.50 an hour

Abbey Care and Education

We are currently looking to recruit a number of support workers to work within our small and friendly learning disability service for two residents in Hull.

This exciting opportunity is to support the delivery of positive activities and opportunities for young adults with learning disability and autism.

We appreciate that applicants may lack direct or personal experience, however, we have developed a detailed training and induction programme for successful candidates.

If you have a passion for helping others, if you’re willing to learn more about autism and learning disabilities, and you know you are someone who can really make a difference – then this could be the rewarding career you’ve been looking for which can fit round the hours suitable to you.

Working independently and as part of a team, you will support young adults to access a range of activities. You will need to be enthusiastic, able to use your own initiative, have a drive and resilience for what is often a demanding role; and you must be people-centred with good communication and interpersonal skills, possessing a flexible approach to working routines.

Working Hours: You can pick the shifts you want to work!

Day, evening and night shifts available.

You will be assisting our residents with their daily personal care needs whilst promoting their dignity and individuality

You will help our residents with their hygiene, mobility and physical comfort

You will make sure that our residents eating and drinking needs are met

You will report to the supervisor and manager any illness, accident or event incurred by our residents, colleagues or visitors

You will undertake observations of our residents and document this as necessary in their care plans

You will offer ongoing comfort to our residents who may be ill or requiring care whilst making sure that their religious or cultural needs are fulfilled

Please note that due to new government legislation being double vaccinated for Covid-19 is a mandatory requirement for the post.

Abbey Care and Education are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, young people and adults. Applicants will therefore be required to undergo an enhanced DBS checks.

To apply for this job email your details to ekafallon@abbey-care.com.