Support Worker - Abingdon

Posted 29 April 2024
Job type Temporary
Discipline Health & Social Care
Contact NameGrace Woodman

Job description

​Are you seeking flexible working hours and shits patterns? Are you looking to join a fantastic team of hardworking individuals, dedicated to contributing to the well-being of our clients? This may be the perfect role for you.

Paterson Health and Social Care are recruiting experienced Support Workers in the Abingdon area, with a passion for working with adults with learning disabilities and autism.

If you are seeking a rewarding job, working within varied and diverse supported living settings, assisting with personal care, appointments, cleaning, laundry, cooking and more, then we would love to hear from you.

What skills and experience are we looking for in candidates?

  • Previous experience working with adults with learning disabilities, autism & complex needs

  • Minimum 12 months experience working with an agency or 6 months in a permanent role

  • Excellent communication and interpretational skills

  • Experience supporting individuals with challenging behaviour

  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

  • Dedicated, honest and reliable


  • Provide support and assistance to individuals with physical and intellectual disabilities

  • Providing companionship and emotional support to clients

  • Daily tasks will often include personal care, meal preparation and manual handling

  • Accompanying clients to medical appointments and social outings

  • Monitor and report any changes in client's behaviour or health conditions

  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation of client interactions and progress

Why should you join Paterson Healthcare?

  • Competitive pay rates

  • Holiday pay

  • £150 Refer a Friend Scheme

  • Flexible working hours and shift patterns

  • Access to friendly and helpful office staff

At Paterson Health and Social Care, we aim to provide the best possible care to our clients; we do this by ensuring our staff are valued, supported and trained to the highest of standards.

We are an equal-opportunity employer and adhere to CQC practices and standards.

For further information on this role, please contact the office on 01869 325530 to speak with a member of the team.

Pay: £13.28-£15.53 per hour