Job | Full Time

Senior Support Worker, Newcastle, Co. Down, Northern Ireland

Autism Initiatives

Carer Professions
£18,009.00 per annum
If you are passionate about supporting people with learning difficulties or an Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC) and want to assist us to deliver our Core Values, then we want to hear from you.

Hours / Contract:    37.5 hours per Week, Permanent
Work Time:              Monday – Sunday, flexibility required
to meet the needs of the rota
Remuneration:        £18,009.00 per annum
Closing Date:          25th September 2019


Essential Criteria:

  • Working, Voluntary or Personal knowledge of providing care and support
  • GCSE Maths and English at grades C or above, or equivalent, or degree, or equivalent.  
  • Be flexible to work on a rota basis that includes unsocial hours and weekends
  • Full UK driving licence held for at least 1 year 


What we offer:

  • Free Autism Specific Training
  • Extensive Induction
  • Opportunities for QCF development
  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
  • Staff Buddy / Mentor Programme

Closing Date

Wednesday / 25 September 2019 4:00pm

Contact Details

Visit our website at or phone our HR department on 02890 699131 or Text 07920 656717 or email [email protected]

Newcastle, Co. Down, Northern Ireland
United Kingdom

More Information

Please note this post is subject to an enhanced check by Access NI.

Those on the barred list, need not apply.


Following the interviews a waiting list may be created for similar posts for a six month period.


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