Support Worker in Trowbridge at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 6/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time/Part-Time
  • Location:
    Trowbridge
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/14/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Trowbridge, Wiltshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.70 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 019122

 

Waking Night Support Worker

We make a real difference to those we support!

About this Role – Waking Nights - Bradbury Villas

The Wiltshire DCA is a friendly, welcoming, relaxed place to work in Trowbridge. We are passionate about the support we provide in a supportive living setting, supporting the individuals in a way that is respectful, promotes independence and enables people that use our service to realise their own potential.

We are expanding our team and looking for genuinely fun, caring and hands on individuals to join our team of Support Workers to create a supportive and dynamic package within Trowbridge.

You will be supporting people in their own homes and within the community, assisting and promoting them to lead independent and fulfilling lives; the people we support are at the heart of all we do. A big part of your role will be supporting people to do their favourite things and try new activities. We ensure they reach their full potential – and of course we’ll make sure that you reach yours.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Social Activities - Accompanying people to medical appointments, day and activity centres, shopping, and social events
  • Practical Support - Domestic tasks such as laundry, cleaning, tidying, preparing and cooking meals, and grocery shopping
  • Personal Care - Help with getting up and getting ready for the day and settling in for the night, washing, bathing, and toileting.
  • Helping the people we support to learn new skills.
  • Assisting with day to day living tasks.
  • Ensuring the people we support are encouraged to reach their full potential.
  • Supporting our clients to live as independently as possible.
  • Safely Moving and handling needs
  • Accurately Support with medication and complex clinical needs.
  • Companionship.

 

We offer a great range of benefits including:

  • an employee assistance programme
  • pension scheme 
  • retail discount package with some great offers from holiday discounts to gym memberships. 
  • Cycle to Work.
  • Retail rewards
  • Long service awards
  • Salary scale /progression if you want it
  • Refer a friend from now £250- £750

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: No Specfic Requirement