Current Vacancies

Band 3 Support Workers

Posted 2 weeks ago

First Choice Ballymena are recruiting for Band 3 Support Workers to work in supported living settings for adults with learning difficulties. We currently have positions available in the Magherafelt, Larne and Antrim area. Previous experience in a similar setting is welcomed, although, full training will be provided.

The hours required will vary depending on the rota and will include weekend and night duties. Pay rates offered are £10.09 per hour (mon-fri day) £13.63 per hour (Mon-Fri Night rate and Sat day / Night) and £17.06 per hour (sun day and night).


What the Job Entails:

This is a diverse role and will include a number of key areas including:

  • Working with service users with learning disabilities
  • Updating documentation
  • Liaise with Healthcare professionals and other public bodies
  • Working to help build on their needs / inclusion in daily activities
  • To promote independence where possible and encourage self-support


What We Need From You:

  • Previous experience in Health and Social Care Work
  • Previous experience working with those with learning disabilities
  • A capability to complete paperwork and update care plan notes accordingly
  • To be Niscc registered, or willing to apply
  • To have, or be willing to attend all mandatory training courses
  • Willingness to undergo an enhanced Access Ni check


What We Would Like From You:

  • Experience in a similar role in a similar setting
  • NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent
  • It would be desirable for candidates to have MAPA but it isn’t essential


What We Will Offer You:

  • £10.09 per hour with yearly increments
  • £13.63 per hour for working Saturdays
  • £17.06 per hour for working Sundays
  • A minimum of 28 days paid holiday’s (pro rata)
  • Inclusion into our company pension scheme
  • Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses
  • Free Uniform if required


The Nitty Gritty:

  • Hours of work are Monday – Sunday on a rota basis
  • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
  • Closing date of advertisement 10.12.21 @ 5pm
  • Start Date for role – Immediate


The Next Steps, How To Contact The Team That Ticks All The Boxes:

  • Contact Ellen McCartney on 02825648477
  • Simply click the apply button 

First Choice Selection Services are an equal opportunities employer

Band 3 Support Workers

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