Halton Day Services provide a range of support for adults with Learning Disabilities, Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities and Dementia. Sited across many different venues and businesses within Halton, people have the opportunity to work in a variety of active businesses including catering outlets, a brewery, a hair salon, a goat farm and shop mobility.
An evidence based Active Support model of care ensures that attendees are able to access working within the service businesses at a level accessible to their individual needs. People have the opportunity to develop and learn new skills and gain promotion within the service, with the ultimate aspirations to secure paid work whilst promoting independence and inclusion.
The role of the support worker is a dual role that not only takes responsibility for providing direct support to the individuals accessing the service but also ensures assists with the day to day running of individual businesses.
You will be an experienced support worker who is committed to making activity accessible and meaningful for people with Learning Disabilities and other complex needs. You will see the value in supporting people in the context of a business model of care and will be willing to work to not only meet the individual needs of service users but also the business needs as a whole. You will be willing to work at the weekend.
For an informal discussion about this post, please contact the Duty senior day service officer on 0151 511 6868
Interviews will be held on 15th and 16th October 2018
There are multiple positions available at both 22.5 hours and 30 hours per week.