Social Care

Support Worker

Full Time Permanent

South Wales Jobs

Role – Support Worker
Location – Llun-Y-Mynydd, Llanfoist Abergavenny 
Salary – £19,883.50 to £21,850.92 based on 40.25 hours per week (days, nights and weekends) 
Part time opportunities (23 hrs +) available

Do you enjoy a challenge? Do you enjoy an active working environment, very routine oriented? If you answered yes, then come and work for us supporting individuals who live at our home in Llanfoist, Abergavenny. 
It takes a special type of person to dedicate their career to supporting others. Your patience, empathy and caring nature make you the ideal person for this role. 
Much of your role will be spent supporting autistic adults with day-to-day task, enabling them the opportunity to live as independent and fulfilling life as possible. On good days, you’ll help them with their activities on site, take them for beach walks and take them for a road trip. 
Other days, you’ll need to take on a more “Carer” focused role, helping vulnerable adults with personal hygiene and care. 
Sometimes, if the person you’re supporting is having a hard day, you’ll need to support and keep them safe whilst they calm down. It’s ok though, you’ll be given all the training you need. There will be hard days, but the good days make it all worthwhile.

A day in the life of a Support Worker with Orbis Education and Care Involves:
Providing tailored support to the autistic adults using our services. 
Assisting our Supported Individuals with day to day tasks and decision making. 
Promoting independence by supporting with a range of educational, social and work-based activities. 
Undertaking general housekeeping duties, plus elements of personal care. 
Maintaining accurate record keeping of all activities, progress, and incidents should they arise

To be a successful Support Worker with Orbis Education and Care, you’ll need:
A can-do attitude, resilient and reliable nature. 
Compassion and empathy. 
Enthusiasm to promote independence & choice. 
The ability to work flexibly. 

In return for your Skills and Expertise, you’ll receive:
A salary of £19,883.50 to £21,850.92 based on 40.25 hours per week (days, nights and weekends)
This position will be temporary based in our residential home in Pontarddulais, you will be fully paid for fuel cost and 
extra hours spend in travel, when the home will be open you will be relocated to Llanfoist Abergavenny home.
Paid comprehensive induction programme, free uniform, DBS and Social Care Wales registration. 
225 hours pa paid annual leave and bank holiday allowance. 
Up to £600 refer-a-friend scheme. 
Paid training for nationally recognised qualifications. 
Access to our Salary Financing Service. 
Company pension scheme. 
Career progression opportunities.

About Orbis Education And Care:
Orbis Education & Care is a sector-leading provider of specialist services for children and adults with complex needs associated with autism. 
We specialise in providing individualised placements for unique individuals. 
At Orbis Education and Care we pride ourselves on our diverse workforce, and ensuring we have an inclusive environment for all our staff. 
We remain committed to ensuring our teams can bring their true selves to work without risk or fear of discrimination. 



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