Support Worker

Highley, Bridgnorth, Shropshire, England
WV16 6JL
The Avenues Group £ 8.87 Per hour Full time, Part time Save This Job
Pay
£ 8.87 Per hour
Hours
Full time, Part time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Studying / Unqualified, Qualified (non-manager), Newly qualified
Posted
19 Feb 2021
Closes
26 Mar 2021

Job Description

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We’re looking for Support Workers to work with us at a brand new service in Highley, supporting a young male adult, who is moving into his first home, and who has learning disabilities, autism and some challenges in behaviour.

Supporting him in his day to day life at home, you will support him as well within the community and engaging him in meaningful activities.

As a Support Worker you will;

Ensure the people we support are encouraged to reach their full potential

Accompany the people we support to activities, appointments, education etc.

Assisting with day to day living tasks such as cooking, cleaning, shopping etc.

Help with personal care such as supporting with showering, toileting and dressing.

Full training will be provided and you will also be supported in your new role by your local team from day one.

Highley is a village in the East of Shropshire with very limited transports links, therefore if applicants are not local, successful applicants to hold a full valid driving licence and have access to their own vehicle.

Nearest locations - Telford, Wolverhampton, Kidderminster and Worcestershire.

Working hours;

Various contracts available – Full time (35 hours per week), part time or bank hours

Shift work – days 8am – 10pm, with sleep ins, Waking Nights 10pm – 8am, weekends and Bank Holidays - (24/7, subject to change).

Shifts are on a rota basis so you will know in advance to plan your time accordingly.

About you;

No experience needed but would be beneficial

Have the ability to learn from experiences and change your approach when needed

Have energy and enthusiasm to provide the best support possible

Have motivation and drive to identify overcome obstacles

Have an understanding of and empathy for the people you are supporting

Show commitment to personal and professional development.

We offer our Support Workers (T&C’s apply):

Our pay is £8.87 per hour

Paid enhanced DBS

E-learning/Classroom training/Diplomas

Regular one to one supervision

Refer a friend bonus scheme – earn up to £350

Increasing annual leave with length of service

Flexible working

Occupational sick pay

Maternity/paternity pay

Employee Assistance Programme

Apply today to find out more about careers with Avenues and how you can make a positive difference to someones life.

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Job Details

Support Worker

Highley, Bridgnorth, Shropshire, Englandd The Avenues Group
Pay
£ 8.87 Per hour
Job level
Studying / Unqualified, Qualified (non-manager), Newly qualified
Hours
Full time, Part time
Posted
19 Feb 2021
Type
Permanent
Closes
26 Mar 2021

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