Female Support Worker

Tonbridge, Kent, England
TN2 4BB
Pay
£ 17732 Per year
Hours
Part time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager), Newly qualified, Studying / Unqualified
Posted
31 Jul 2020
Closes
11 Sep 2020

Job Description

We put people first!

We’re looking for Female Part Time (Weekend) Support Workers to work with us in Tonbridge supporting a young lady with learning disabilities and complex needs. She enjoys a variety of activities like horse riding, swimming, shopping and going to local library.

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 part time covering Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays (07:00-16:30  & 16:30-22:00) and sleep ins and the role may require covering annual leave (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

It is essential for successful applicants to hold a full valid manual UK driving licence as the service provides a mobility car.

There is a genuine occupational requirement for the holder of this post to be female in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.

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

Knowledge or good understanding of Autism

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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