James is a man in his fifties who is looking for support workers to support him with new adventures. He has his own house in Whitleigh and a mobility car. James has Autism, plus a variety of other health needs that he needs his team to understand and support him with. He enjoys meeting new people, especially whilst shopping and has an interest in cricket, he likes to watch the Simpsons. James likes to have fun and has a great sense of humour, he also has a caring family who are very important to him.
- Position: Support Workers
- Location: Plymouth
- Salary: £16,185 per annum or £8.30 per hour
- Contract Type: Part-time and Casual
- Closing Date: 4th January 2019
- Ref Number: VV/IP
Notes: Drivers essential
Some waking nights may be required
You will support James to live independently whilst ensuring any personal care is completed with dignity and respect. James requires team members that will be patient and take the time to understand him, as well as being motivated and willing to try new activities.
Ideally you will:
- Be confident and calm in your approach
- Be outgoing
- have a good sense of humour
- Be empathic and caring
- Be an excellent communicator
- Be enthusiastic with a positive attitude
- Be able to cook
- Enjoy going for car drives
- Enjoy watching soaps
A DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) Check will be requested in the event of the individual being offered a position with Beyond Limits, the cost of which will be to the employee, however, this will be returned after successful completion of probation period (6 months).
Application form and job description
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