Outreach Support Worker in Eastleigh at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Eastleigh
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/7/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Eastleigh, Hampshire

Pay Rate (£): 8.53

Vacancy Reference: 021888

 

Male Outreach Support Worker - Part-Time - Shirley, Southampton, Hampshire - £8.53 per hour

Voyage Care are currently looking to recruit a Male Outreach Support Worker into our Outreach team in Shirley, Southampton, Hampshire. As an Outreach Support Worker with Voyage Care you will be working with people who have varying degrees of learning disabilities and mental health needs. You will be promoting independence and supporting them to lead a life that is as fulfilling as possible by enabling them to participate in social based activities and day to day tasks.

 

As an Outreach Support Worker you will be working directly with one person we support in their family home. You will be working closely with the person we support and their family to build trust and confidence and assist the person we support to access the community.

 

This is a part-time role, offering 18 hours per week. The current shifts that you will be working are:

10:30 am - 14:00 pm - Monday to Thursday and 10:30 am - 14:30 pm Friday.

***PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS THE AVAILABLE SHIFT PATTERN AS IT STANDS CURRENTLY. IT IS HOWEVER SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO OPERATIONAL NEED SO FLEXIBILITY WILL BE ESSENTIAL***

 

Benefits to a career with Voyage Care:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • A clearly defined career path if you want it
  • A mixture of in house training and nationally recognised qualifications (such as the level 3 in Health & Social Care) fully paid for by us
  • Paid DBS & Holidays
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings
  • Long service awards
  • Refer a friend from now £250-£750 T&C’s Apply

 Requirements:

Essential

 

  • Flexibility. This is a shift based role that can include working on weekends and bank holidays so flexibility is essential.
  • Ability to work closely with a person we support and their family within the setting of a family home to build confidence and promote independence
  • A passion for delivering excellent customer service and a genuine desire to help people
  • The ability to work to robust, clear guide lines

Desirable

  • Prior experience in health and social care is desirable but not essential as we can and will provide full training

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. We are an equal opportunities employer.

 

No experience is necessary as all of our staff receive training tailored to the needs of the people they support.

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

Click Apply to complete our one page application………All applications & CV’s received are reviewed on a daily basis.

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: Male Only