Support Worker - Didcot

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

Job description

​We’re hiring!

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

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?

  • Flexible working hours and shift patterns

  • 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