Support Worker in Newtown at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 2/12/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Newtown
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/12/2020

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Newtown, Powys

Pay Rate (£): £8.50

Vacancy Reference: 023033

 

Location:- Newtown / Machynlleth

Role Overview:- 

As a support worker at Voyage Care  we support adults with varying degrees of Learning Disabilities, Autism, Physical Disabilities, Mental Health and Acquired Brain Injuries (this varies depending on which service you would work for). You’ll help the individuals to lead as fulfilling a life as possible, assisting them to make informed choices and maintain as much independence as possible.

We would assist the people we support with various activities, such as bowling, shopping, day trips and short breaks away. This is a shift based role so flexibility is essential. 

Requirements:-

Your duties will also include:

  • Providing personal care
  • Moving and handling needs
  • Support with medication and complex clinical needs
  • Assisting with daily living tasks
  • Helping people to learn new skills
  • Encouraging people to reach their full potential
  • Supporting people to live as independently as possible

Benefits:-

We offer a great range of benefits which include:

  • Paid DBS and holidays
  • Salary scale /progression if you want it
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings
  • Long service awards
  • Childcare vouchers

 

 

 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

 

* Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010 

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Driver Required

Gender: No Specfic Requirement