Night Support Worker
Ipswich, Suffolk, England
- £ 8.72 Per hour
- Full time, Part time
- Job level
- Studying / Unqualified, Newly qualified, Qualified (non-manager)
- 23 Jun 2020
- 31 Jul 2020
We put people first!
We’re looking for Community Support Workers (Nights Only) to work with us in Suffolk supporting children, young people and adults who have learning disabilities, physical disabilities, sensory impairments and complex needs. We provide support across the Ipswich area.
As a Support Worker you will;
Accompany the people we support to activities, appointments etc.
Assisting with day to day living tasks such as cooking and cleaning
Ensuring the people we support are encouraged to reach their full potential
Personal Care (e.g. using the toilet, bathing)
Work full or part time covering waking night and sleep in shifts across the week, weekends and Bank holidays. Shifts are on a rota basis so you will know in advance to plan your time accordingly. Please note, you will be expected to attend training and team meetings during the day time.
Our pay is £8.72 per hour + benefits.
Avenues Group is a specialist provider of adult social care, supporting people with complex needs to enjoy life and live as independently as possible in their own homes.
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
Full training will be provided and you will also be supported in your new role by your local team from day one. In addition;
We pay for your enhanced criminal records disclosure
Personal training & development
Refer a friend bonus scheme – earn up to £350 (T&C’s apply)
Employee Assistance Programme
Pension scheme - if you join, we contribute too and life cover is provided
28 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays, increasing one day per completed financial years’ service up to a maximum of 33 days inclusive bank holidays (pro rata)
Discount scheme on various high street shops including new airtime O2 contracts (T&C’s apply)
Apply today to find out more about careers with Avenues and how you can make a positive difference to someone’s life.