Night Support Worker in Langport, Somerset, UK at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 1/4/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Langport, Somerset

Pay Rate (£): £8.72 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 026022

 

As a Night Support Worker at Huish House you will work with people who have varying degrees of physical and learning disabilities as well as mental health issues, to promote independence and support them to lead as fulfilling life as possible, incorporating both therapy based activities and social based activities.

Throughout a typical day, you’ll help our residents with the everyday challenges of washing, dressing and eating. Crucially, enabling them to carry out tasks, chores and hobbies that most people take for granted but are really meaningful for your client. You’ll be out and about, enjoying life together and no single day will be the same.

Requirements:-

The individuals we support at this service enjoy a lot of activities at the service, so confidence in lone working is essential however you will also be working within a team. 

We are therefore looking for Support Workers with no experience who can hit the ground running. However we will still provide a full training programme that is specific to the needs of the individuals we support.

Driver Required 

Benefits:

  • Paid DBS & Holidays
  • Salary scale /progression if you want it
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings including health and fitness discounts
  • Long service awards
  • Refer a friend from now £250 - £750 T&C'S APPLY

 

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.

Should your employment with Voyage Care terminate for any reason within the first 3 months of your employment start date, the full cost of the DBS will be repayable back to us. Deducted from your final salary.

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 an-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.

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Driver Required

Gender: Female Only