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Norwood

Support Worker

Job Type

Salary

Location

Permanent

Reference 

£18,204.1 - £18,885.2

Posted Date

Edgware

Closing Date

1059050.

20 August 2021

16 September 2021

We are looking for Day and Night Support Workers to join our teams based in Edgware.Barnet, Stanmore and Harrow We look after our employees, so on top of £8.91- £9.29 per hour, we also offer an impressive list of benefits which includes superb training, with the opportunity to gain your NVQ/QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care (if desired).

- Experience of working with Adults with learning disabilities and PMLD
- Experience of regularly assessing the needs of the people we support.
- Experience of updating support plans.
- A great team player, motivated, enthusiastic and able to build positive relationships.
- Excellent listening and communication skills are essential.
- You will need to be able to demonstrate a good standard of written, verbal and numeracy skills, as well as good basic IT skills.
- A willingness to take part in internal and external activities is essential.
- Some experience of supporting people with learning disabilities, autism or positive behaviour support is desired but not essential.
- NVQ/QCF Level 2 in Health & Social Care, although for the right candidate full training can be supplied.
- A full UK driving license and a willingness to drive Norwood vehicles is preferred, but not essential.

For further information, head over to our careers page on the Norwood site.

Please note: We reserve the right to close the advert, once we receive sufficient applications, so recommend an early application.

This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure.

Norwood is a disability confident employer. This means we are committed to employing people with disabilities.

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