Support Worker – Adults with Autism – West Oxfordshire – North Leigh, Carterton & Witney

Salary: Basic salary circa £17,824 per annum

Closing Date: 30 Apr 2019

Company Name: Autism at Kingwood

Nature of the Company: Autism at Kingwood helps people with autism and Asperger syndrome to live the lives they choose. We make sure we learn what matters to the people we support, and what they want to do with their lives and then we help them make this happen. Our philosophy is simple – we believe that people with autism and Asperger’s can, like all of us, continue to develop and grow, make choices and be valued, and be active and contributing members of the community. That’s why our services are tailored to meet individual needs and are built around supporting people to live enjoyable, purposeful lives with a greater degree of independence in their own homes, within the communities in which they live.

Responsibilities: We are expanding our team and looking for genuine, caring and enthusiastic individuals to work with people with Autism & Asperger Syndrome.

Are you bright, enthusiastic and good with people and would enjoy a new challenge?
If so we want you to join our outreach team. We are looking for bright and professional-minded support workers to help people with care needs to live an inspired and independent life in their own home.
Full training is provided for this rewarding work. Car drivers are preferred but not essential.

Benefits: Kingwood funded DBS check
Amazing benefits including holiday, sick pay & pension
Excellent career development opportunities
Full training programme
Flexible shifts are available including school hours
Travel time and mileage paid where applicable
Refer a friend incentive scheme
Cycle to work scheme

Experience: Experience is not necessary as full training is provided. If you have the right values and an interest in supporting people to achieve their goals, we would love to hear from you.
You’ll need to be compassionate and able to adapt your approach to individual needs. Good communication skills and a positive, friendly outlook are a must, as is patience.

Special Requirements: Successful applicants will require an enhanced DBS check. We are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

Job Ref: OACP/West Oxon

Work Location: Oxford city,Oxfordshire,West Oxfordshire

Salary Details: Basic salary circa £17,824 per annum

Job Term: Permanent

Appointment Type: Bank,Full Time,Part Time

Hours: Full time, Part time & Bank positions available - Hours guaranteed

Closing Date: 30 Apr 2019