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Care Support Worker in Truro

£ 9.30 to £ 11.52
18 weeks ago


Care Support Worker
Hours:20-39 hours per week
Pay:£9.30 - £11.52 per hour
Contract: Permanent
Location: Truro
SpectrumASD is a registered charity, with over 35 years' experience providing specialist residential support for adults living with Autism. We currently have 45 individuals living in our care within our 17 residential adult care homes, of varying sizes and locations across Cornwall, who are all on the Autism Spectrum to varying degrees with a variety of needs and interests.
We are looking for Care Support Workers (CSW) to join our existing team of fantastic carers and behaviour specialists to help us support our service users. Both day shifts and night shifts available.
Responsibilities within this role include:
Establishing a therapeutic relationship with our service users
Assisting with communication and enabling them to manage choices
Using a range of communication skills to promote dignity and respect
Deliver therapies for service users in line with their individual care plan
Promote their personal hygiene, cleanliness and appearance
Assisting and supporting other members of staff in the giving of care
In return for your hard work, we can offer you:
-A permanent contract of employment - 'cos care is a career, not just a job!

-A comprehensive induction and ongoing Autism-specific training programme

-Hourly pay between £9.30-£11.52 per hour (enhanced for weekend shifts)

-25 days of annual leave (pro rata for part-time staff, converted into hours) plus all English bank holidays recognised as leave or as time off in lieu.

-Monthly paydays based on timesheets submitted one week in arrears, so any additional shifts worked (e.g. sleep-ins paid at £78.30 per night) are paid to you correctly as overtime the following month, on top of set hours.

-No uniforms, free tea and coffee on shift and most of our sites have free parking or are accessible by public transport (so no need to have own car).

If you'd like to be a part of our wonderful team, please contact us by email to request an application pack.
We offer full-time (39 hours) or part-time (20 or 30 hour) CSW contracts, Waking Nights contracts (for either 40 hours or 20 hours per week) with additional overtime shifts always available. For increased flexibility, our Bank contract is based on a minimum of 40 hours per month or 120 hours worked over 3 months.
Please note that all of our roles are subject to an Enhanced DBS check (paid for by us) and proof that you are a fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus.

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