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Support Worker

Location: Dobwalls
Salary: £14.50 - 15.00 per hour
Position: Temporary
Date Posted: 8th June 2023
Recruiter: Cornwall Staff Agency
Job Ref: DobW

Our client, a specialised care provider has acquired a care package in Dobwalls supporting a young lady within her home, we are seeking a team of Support Workers to further assist.

The role offers a temporary to permanent contract for a team of experienced support workers over a range of shift patterns; with bespoke training & highly competitive rates included.

The Role:

  • £14.50 an hour for days
  • £15 an hour for nights
  • Based in Dobwalls, near Liskeard
  • Range of shift patterns required: 9am – 9pm days, 9pm – 9am waking nights and sleep-in shifts
  • Immediate starts with full time or part time hours available
  • Permanent contract after 12 weeks full-time temporary
  • Full training provided, including ARC training & PBM training – de-escalation training, positive behaviour support and more
  • Weekly pay


The Candidate:

  • Likes being outdoors & active
  • Bubbly and positive personality, someone who smiles a lot
  • Happy to work in a close, multi-disciplinary team
  • Driving licence preferred
  • Experienced support worker, a year's experience in a similar role is advantageous
  • Previous knowledge of ASD and PDA (sensory processing and demand avoidance, scripts, and repetition)
  • Is confident and head-strong, experience working with individuals that display self-injury behaviours and can display aggressive behaviours (hypermobility associated with EDS)
  • Previous experience using PBM and Breakaway techniques preferred not essential

For more information on the role, please apply with your CV in the first instance


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