This vacancy is an exciting new opportunity for somebody to be part of a person-centered service in a positive behaviour organisation.
The person you will be supporting is an animal lover with a pet dog. Her dog is very important to her and staff will need to interact with him in a positive way.
Applicants must be patient, empathetic and work in a person-centered way to ensure the best outcomes for the individual. You will be supporting the individual with domestic tasks, meal preparation and accessing the community.
This position is best suited to individuals who have experience of working with individuals with autism, they must be friendly, have a good sense of humor and be dedicated to providing person centered and positive support.
Due to the needs of this person, this vacancy is for female support workers only*.
- Communicating effectively
- Upholding dignity and protecting privacy
- Working co-operatively
- Treating people fairly
- Working responsibly
- Continuing to learn
*Some of our roles require males, females and race specific employees only, where this is indicated this is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.
Hours between 11 – 3 available
£9.00 per hour
About our organisation
Bethphage is a registered charity which was established in 1994 and provides support to adults with learning and physical Disabilities in Shropshire and the West Midlands.
Everything we do is individually designed to enable people to achieve their potential and meet their objectives and need for support. The people that we support may live in their own home, a home that is shared with other people, their family home or a shared care home.
It is the aim of Bethphage to provide outstanding care and support throughout the organisation so it essential that you will be dedicated to providing the highest levels of care that you can.
You will be required to create a team that champions excellent support by actively coaching and modelling respectful positive approaches to achieve the greatest possible independence and quality of life for the people we support, based on an understanding of what is important to and for them.
- Full UK Driver’s License
- Own car
- NVQ Level 2/3 Autism/learning disability
- Experience of working with people with autism
A full detailed job description can be obtained by contacting our HR team on 01743 272880 option 3
Benefits of Working for us
- Competitive pay
- Simply Health Cash Plan
- Long service rewards
- Contributory Pension scheme
- Development opportunities
- Recruitment awards
- Paid enhanced DBS certificate
- Paid training
Interview Date: TBC
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“Staff were keen to try new things to enhance the quality of people’s lives. We found the culture of the home to be open, positive and inclusive.”
8 Longbow Close
Tel: 01743 272880
Tel: 01948 804901
West Midlands Office
17 Lichfield Street
Tel: 01922 660813
Park Lane Centre
Tel: 01952 457382