Assistant Support Worker
GBP 19,943 per annum
37.5 hours per week
Flower Lane is a specialist Autism provision, providing support to a large range of individuals on the autism spectrum. We offer a diverse range of activities within the building and out in the community, being well supported by local transport links too.
We provide a supportive and person centred approach where staff support our service users to build upon their existing skills and to become more independent and enjoy life.
High importance is placed on enhancing and understanding communication and structure and consistency are key to enable all to feel secure and comfortable. We strive to work towards an inclusive community where everyone contributes something to the daily operation.
Your input would be essential to help us drive forward on these ideas (and more!)- So if you are creative, energetic, supportive and innovative then we would love to hear from you.
*Experience of supporting people with disabilities is essential. You need a working knowledge of "Valuing People Now" and the Personalisation Agenda and other relevant social care legislation.
*A high degree of personal responsibility including time and workload management and flexibility.
*Knowledge in areas such as health and safety, personal care, moving and handling, epilepsy, medication, risk management and safeguarding adults.
*Excellent all-round communication skills.
For further information about this or to arrange an informal visit, then please do not hesitate to contact Diana Isaacs, Manager on 0208 359 6434
The closing date for this post is on Monday 25th February 2019.