Support Worker in Dewsbury at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 1/13/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Dewsbury
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/13/2021

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Dewsbury, West Yorkshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.20-£8.72ph

Vacancy Reference: 026002

 

Role: Superhero “Support Worker”
Location:
Dewsbury
Pay Rate:
£8.20-£8.72ph

We are Voyage Care and we are a sector leading provider, with over 30 years’ experience of specialist care and support. We are looking for a real life superhero “Support Worker” to join our team of outstanding employees who share our values and our passion to provide the highest quality support.

Voyage Care lives its values by promising to EMPOWER each other, work TOGETHER, promote HONESTY, be a leader in OUTSTANDING quality and to always be SUPPORTIVE in everything we do…. Could this be you?

About the Role:

Branwell Manor is a residential service located in Dewsbury and here we support 8 adults with a wide range of learning and physical disabilities.

You will support with all aspects of every day living to encourage their independence and support them to lead the most fulfilling life possible, incorporating both therapy and social based activities.

Whilst no two days are the same typically, you will support the individuals with everyday challenges such as encouraging and prompting personal cares, meal preparation, housekeeping, medication, attending health appointments and taking part in hobbies & activities. Crucially, enabling them to carry out tasks, chores and hobbies that most people take for granted but are meaningful to the people we support.

We currently have 2 x full time 35 hour contracts available. You must be available to cover a mix of shifts including earlies, lates, and waking nights.

Early Shift: 7:30-14:30

Late Shift: 14:30-21:30

Waking Nights Shift: 21:30-7:30

We welcome those to apply who have previous care experience and also those who are new to care looking for a change in their career. We are looking for someone who shares our values and who really wants to make a difference to the lives of the people we support.

If this sounds like the role for you, click apply or call our friendly recruitment team on 01543 484696 to find out more about Voyage and our broad range of Benefits.

COVID19 safety is important to us all, we support our staff and the people we support to stay safe by wearing correct PPE, including Type IIR Fluid Resistant Surgical Masks (FRSM), aprons and gloves at all times. We have a in-house team that ensures that all of our services have plenty of PPE at all times.  All care and support is carried out following the latest Government guidance.  Our aim is to keep you and the people we support safe

 

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: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: No Specific Requirement