Support Worker

Redhill, Surrey, England
RH1 4BA
Pay
£ 17,732 Per year
Hours
Full time, Part time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Studying / Unqualified, Newly qualified, Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
28 Jul 2020
Closes
11 Sep 2020

Job Description

We put people first!

We’re looking for a Support Worker to work with us in Redhill supporting an individual in his own flat with learning disabilities and autism.

The person we support needs support with undertaking tasks around the house such as cleaning, cooking, and doing laundry. The person we support also enjoys puzzles, watching films, watching TV, visiting museums and trips to the seaside. The service is close to a main road with good bus routes and the local town is a 10-15 minute walk away.

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 different shifts throughout the day (9am – 3pm), evenings (3pm – 11pm) and sleep ins (11pm – 7am) spread across the week, weekends and Bank holidays (subject to change) Shifts are on a rota basis so you will know in advance to plan your time accordingly.

Our pay is £17,732 per annum (pro rata) + 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.

About you;

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

Your reward:

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

31 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays (pro-rata), increasing after to 2 years’ service and after 5 years’ service

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.

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This job was posted to Community care, Learning disabilities, Support worker in Redhill, Surrey, England

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