Support Worker - Autism - Wellingborough




Do you have the skills to work with people with autism living in small residential homes and supported living?  If so, please get in touch !  We are looking for Support Workers who have experience of working with and supporting people in a voluntary or paid capacity.

Duties for this role will include:

  • Assisting to meet the physical and emotional needs of service users
  • Assisting in general daily living activities, including the preparation of meals and laundry, whilst encouraging the service user’s participation
  • Supporting service users as necessary with personal hygiene and maintaining a high standard of personal care
  • Encouraging participation in social and leisure activities – this role may require you to accompany residents on trips and holidays

For this great role you must have:

  • The willingness and ability to provide personal care
  • The ability to work to a shift pattern including evening, sleep-ins and weekends on a rota basis
  • The ability to manage challenging behaviours
  • The willingness to take part in planned activities
  • Communication skills to deal effectively and professionally with parents/family members and other professionals where required
  • Evidence of Covid-19 vaccination or medical exemption

For more information, please call Elite on 01604 879345.

Vacancy Enquiries

Care and Support Worker Vacancies

Elite Care Recruitment has temporary vacancies and a wide variety of shifts available for experienced staff who have completed training in the health care sector, this includes moving and handling.

If your training certificates have expired, do not worry as we hold monthly update sessions at our offices in Central Northampton.
Before we can offer you work, you will need the following:

  • Experience of working in a caring environment
  • A face to face interview at our offices
  • Proof of the right to work in the UK
  • Current mandatory training certificates
  • Photographic identification (passport/driving licence)
  • Proof of address
  • Proof of your National Insurance number

You will be required to:

  • Complete an Enhanced DBS application, unless you have joined the update service
  • Provide references covering the last 5 years - 2 of these must be from a care referee

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