Support Worker – Forest Hall
Salary: £8.30.p.h. (under 25's £8.00/p.h.)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Forest Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne
Hours: Full time
Salary £8.30p.h. (under 25’s £8.00p.h)
ESPA is an established Charity that supports people with Autism Spectrum Condition. The ESPA service in Forest Hall can provide support for up to six individuals with ASC; individuals applying for the post of support worker should have a positive, encouraging attitude and be sensitive to the needs of others. The successful applicant will need to be flexible in regard to shift patterns and have a good level of fitness in order to support individuals to participate in a wide range of activities.
Our main priority for this job role is to find people with the right values and attitude; individuals who are caring and compassionate. You don’t need to have previous experience in this field, nor do you need qualifications – we’re happy to work with you to help you become an excellent support worker.
ESPA offers all staff an excellent employment package which includes:
6 weeks paid holiday increasing to 8 weeks
Company Pension Scheme
Meals provided on shift
Company sick pay scheme up to 3 months full pay
Intensive 3 week Induction with continuous training and development
Excellent Career Progression
Family Friendly Policies
We are looking to appoint individuals who enjoy working with people, are caring and who want to support people with autism to enjoy a lifestyle of their choice.
These positions will require an Enhanced Disclosure with the Disclosure and Barring Service.
For an application form please contact Danielle Lavery on 0191 5165080 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for completed applications – Friday 2nd August 2019