Are you looking for a rewarding job where you make a difference? Do you want to work for an employer you will be proud to work for?
SoLO Life Opportunities is a charity based in Solihull providing support to children and adults with learning disabilities. We are looking for Support Workers who are passionate about their role, to enable adults with a learning disability to live independent, fulfilling lives in their own home. You will support someone with daily living skills including housekeeping, personal health & wellbeing, and playing an active part in the community. Shifts will include days, evenings & nights across the week on a rota basis. Option of night only shifts available.
- Experience and knowledge of supporting people with learning disabilities
- Knowledge of safeguarding procedures
- Excellent verbal and written skills
- Experience of working within a team
- Enthusiastic and self-motivated
- Hold or agree to complete The Care Certificate within 12 weeks of appointment
- Full UK Driving License
Successful applicants will require an enhanced DBS check and 2 references. In return we will offer a competitive salary package, and ongoing comprehensive supervision & training.
Salary: £8.35 p/h if over 21 years of age
£6.71 p/h if under 21 years of age
Benefits: All staff receive 23 days paid annual leave plus bank holiday allowance (pro rata) and membership of People’s Pension scheme, and we offer a comprehensive training and supervision programme.
If you would like to discuss in more detail please contact Julie Graham on 0121 779 3865.
Closing date for applications 28th August 2018