Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Learning Disability Support Worker

A gentleman with learning disabilities requires the help of a Support Worker within his home in Wakefield!





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Temporary Pay Rate:



  • Standard Hourly: £12ph ltd

  • Bank Holidays: £15ph ltd



Hours and length of contract:



  • TEMPORARY TO PERMANENT

  • FULL TIME: Across a 7 days rota, working a mixture of flexible shifts

    • Long Days: 08:30 - 22:00 (sometimes split)

    • Long Nights: 22:00 - 08:30 (lone working)



  • Min 3 month agency contract, then permanent role to be offered

  • The manager is looking for the position to be filled ASAP



Daily Duties:


As a support worker you will provide high quality and compassionate care to the service users and responsible for their general well-being.


You will be supporting a non-verbal and blind gentleman with learning disabilities and complex needs.

You will be supporting him with all aspects of his life including personal care and accessing the community.

He is a very affectionate gentleman and lovely to support, but he can sometimes display challenging behaviour.

It is mainly self-injurious behaviours due to his sensory needs.



You will be supporting him within his day to day life to help him live as independently as possible and you will keeping written records, using IT systems as required, including support plans, financial info and health and safety records.



Person specification:


The applicant must have recent experience of working with Learning Disabilities be DBS cleared and be fully COVID19 vaccinated.


If you are interested in this role then please contact Emma at SCS on 01772 208963 or send across your CV directly to emma.leck@servicecare.org.uk