Learning Disabilities - Experienced in Thorrington, Essex, UK at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 10/4/2019

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Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Thorrington, Essex

Pay Rate (£): £8.35 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 021441

 

Job Title: Support Worker

Location: Thorrington, Essex

Pay: £8.35 per hour

 

Role Overview:-

We’re looking for a female Support Worker to work with a man in his late twenties, who has moderate learning difficulties and behaviours that challenge.

 

We aim to promote independence and support him to lead as fulfilling a life as possible; incorporating social based activities, accessing the community, attending college and empowering him to be more self-sufficient.

 

He has fixed support-times of Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm, but there may occasionally be changes to this schedule.

 

You will need to hold a valid driving-licence, plus have access to a car, as you will be required to take him to college in Colchester.

 

We will provide a full training programme that is specific to the needs of the individuals we support.

 

Benefits:

We offer a great range of benefits which include:-
1. Paid DBS & Holidays.

  1. Salary scale /progression if you want it.
  2. Life insurance & Pension Scheme.
  3. Retail rewards & savings.
  4. Long service awards.
  5. Refer a friend from £250-£750.

 

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a motivated and enthusiastic team. So make a great career move today!

 

 

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 with own vehicle

Gender: Female Only