Day Care Assistant
Salary: £8.50 to £8.80 /hour
Bingham Centreis recruiting Full-time and Part-timeDay Care Assistants for its day service in Frenchay, near Bristol. Our day service provides a varied timetable of activities for adults with learning difficulties, both in-house at the Bingham Centre and out-and-about in the community.
We are looking for a resourceful, ideas person, who is fun, outgoing and confident to work in a team and 1:1 with a client out in the community. This could be horse riding, swimming, bowling, cinema, etc. In house, you could be baking, singing, doing arts and crafts and celebrating seasonal events we take part in.
You will need to be passionate about making a difference in the lives of our service users, a good communicator and have good written skills.
You must be a car driver with a full UK driving license, to support client access to the community. You would be required to use your own car for which you would receive a mileage allowance.
We prefer to employ people who have had previous experience and if you have a relevant NVQ2/QCF you would receive a pay enhancement. But, if you have no experience and would like to meet us for an informal discussion, please get in touch on the number below. We do have a training programme to develop people who are motivated, committed and show potential.
Bingham Centre’s normal opening times are from Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.00pm. We have full-time and part-time contracts available to work on weekdays up to 37.5 hours per week. The pay for this role would be £8.50 per hour or enhanced to £8.80 per hour if you have a relevant NVQ2/QCF2 qualification.
We offer training, support and development opportunities and access to our pension scheme where you could receive a 3% Employer contribution (terms and conditions apply).
For more information about us, go to www.carefutures.org. Call Karen Fisher on 0117 302 6170 for an informal discussion and an application form. Or click Apply Now.