Great Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk, England
- £ 8.87 Per hour
- Full time, Part time
- Job level
- Studying / Unqualified, Newly qualified, Qualified (non-manager)
- 23 Oct 2020
- 4 Dec 2020
Avenues Group - We put people first!
We’re looking for Support Workers to work with us in Sudbury/Great Cornard supporting adults with complex needs, behaviours that challenge, autism and learning disabilities in their home and activities within their community.
This is a brand new service so we have an exciting time ahead of us and anybody joining us will have a great impact for the people we are supporting.
Good transport links for local people to the service and some parking available.
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 and the location it is essential for the successful candidate to hold a full UK driving licence and access to their own vehicle unless very local to the service.
Various contracts available – Full time, part time or bank hours
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.
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
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.