Night Relief Support Worker
Stowmarket, Suffolk, England
- £ 8.87 Per hour
- Full time, Part time
- Job level
- Qualified (non-manager), Newly qualified, Studying / Unqualified
- 11 Sep 2020
- 23 Oct 2020
We put people first!
We’re looking for Night Relief Support Workers to join our team in Stowmarket to support people with complex needs on a 0 hour contract. The service is a 15 minute walk from Stowmarket train station.
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.
Due to the nature of this role it would be desirable for the successful candidate to hold a full UK driving licence and access to their own vehicle.
There is a genuine occupational requirement for the holder of this post to be female in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.
Work on a zero hour contract working sleep-in shifts.
Shift work – days, evenings, nights, weekends and Bank Holidays (24/7)
Shifts are on a rota basis so you will know in advance to plan your time accordingly.
Please note team meetings and training will take place during the day time and so you will be expected to attend these on an occasional basis.
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 + benefits.
Paid enhanced DBS
Regular one to one supervision
Refer a friend bonus scheme – earn up to £350
Increasing annual leave with length of service
Occupational sick pay
Employee Assistance Programme
Apply today to find out more about careers with Avenues and how you can make a positive difference to someone’s life.