Support Worker in Birmingham at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 7/30/2019

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Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Birmingham, West Midlands

Pay Rate (£): £7.70 - £8.21 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 020380


Role Overview:-

Dawson Road is a nursing care home which provides care and support to 12 people with learning and physical disabilities. We also have experience of supporting people with epilepsy, PEG feeding, dementia and a range of other needs. We aim for our home to be friendly, fun and optimistic; ensuring that every day is a special with value and purpose for everyone.

Most of our residents at Dawson Road are wheelchair users and the home is fully accessible to all. The home is made up of two bungalows, each with six bedrooms.

As a Support Worker at 5 Dawson Road you will promote independence and support people to lead as fulfilling life as possible. Our support workers incorporate both therapy based activities and social based activities.

For Support Workers in this location experience is required however all of our staff receive training tailored to the needs of the people they support.

You will need to be flexible with the shifts that you are able to work, you will be asked to cover mornings, afternoons, and weekend on a rota basis.


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. Cycle to work scheme
  4. Retail rewards & savings
  5. Long service awards
  6. Refer a friend from £250 - £750 (T&C’s Apply)

**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


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 Specfic Requirement