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Support Worker - (Full-time / Permanent)

Job reference: 1375585 
Date notified: 15/05/2018 
Job location: Armagh 
Salary: £7.90 - £8.20 per hour. 
Hours: 37 
Worktime: Monday - Sunday, to be confirmed. 
Closing date: 25/05/2018 
Employer: Autism Initiatives 
Business: Healthcare Charity 
Address: Office 1&2, Linden House 
  96 Beechill Road 
  Belfast 
Postcode: BT8 7QN 
Telephone: 028 90699130 
Email: annac@ai-ni.co.uk 
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Job Duties:

Support workers are required to work within the mission and values of Autism Initiatives and the aims and objectives of the service.
Support workers should promote service user independence by providing service users with support, advice and assistance when necessary.
They should be sensitive and responsive and will consult and involve service users in all areas relating to their individual lives.
The privacy, confidentiality, rights and responsibilities of the service users will be upheld at all times.
Support workers are required to work within AI polices, practices and procedures, codes of practice and all legislative and regulatory requirements, including regulation and quality improvement authority (RQIA) and supporting people standards at all times.

Qualifications / Experience:

Essential:

Working, voluntary, or personal knowledge of providing care and or support.
Be flexible to work on a rota basis.
Registered or agreeable to register with the Northern Ireland Social Care Council (NISCC) on appointment.
Full UK driving licence held for at least 1 year.

Desirable:

Health care qualification, or working towards this.
Working knowledge in a similar role.
GCSE English and Maths at grade C or above, or equivalent, or higher qualification.

Application Method:

To apply please visit our website at www.autisminitiatives.org or phone our HR department on 02890 699131 or Text 07920 565717.

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Other Information:

Applications accepted until 28/5/2018

Equality Statement: Autism Initiatives is committed to equal opportunities in employment and service delivery.

Registered charity No: XR 72211

Registered with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland NIC104641

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