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Support Workers £18,373 per annum (pro rata) with complexity enhancements of £1,200 per annum (if applicable) Colemans Stairs – Margate An exciting opportunity has become available for a Support Worker to join our team within Avenues South East, specifically our Residential Support Service based in Birchington, Margate. Our service in Birchington is supporting 3 adult brothers who have learning disabilities, autism and complex challenging behaviours. The successful candidate for this position will need to be a quick thinker, proactive and be enthusiastic about all aspects of supporting an individual in their personal lives. Due to the complex challenging behaviours involved in this service, experience in a similar environment would be beneficial. As a Support Worker you will; • Ensure the people we support are encouraged to reach their full potential • Accompany the people we support to activities, appointments, education etc. • Assisting with day to day living tasks such as cooking, cleaning, shopping etc. • Help with personal care such as supporting with showering, toileting and dressing. Working hours; Shift Work across a 7 day week Inc. Weekends and Bank Holidays – (7am – 3pm, 3pm – 10pm, 10pm – 7am), subject to change. Various contracts available – Full time, part time or bank hours Shifts are on a rota basis so you will know in advance to plan your time accordingly. Benefits you can expect! • Paid?enhanced DBS. • Early Pay access • Flexible working – Happy to talk flexible! • E-learning/Classroom training/Diplomas. • Regular one to one supervision. • Discount's platform including gift cards, discount codes and other extras. • Refer a friend bonus scheme – earn up to £350. • Increasing annual leave with length of service. • Occupational sick pay. • Maternity/paternity pay. • Employee Assistance Programme to support with your wellbeing! On successful completion of your probationary period you will be considered to undertake a Health and Social Care Level 3 Diploma, at no cost to yourself. This will assist you in career progression within Avenues Apply today not to miss out on this opportunity! We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found or experiencing a high volume of applications.

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