Support Worker in Gillingham at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 5/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Gillingham
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/17/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Gillingham, Kent

Pay Rate (£): £8.37 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 019042

 

Job Title: Male Support Worker 

Location: Wigmore, Gillingham 

Role Overview:-
351 Maidstone Road is one of our residential homes in  Wigmore, Gillingham, Kent. This service specialises in supporting individuals with Learning disabilities to grow and develop. We support four males aged between 18- 64 with complex needs such as; Learning disabilities, Autism, ADHD and who present challenging behaviour in a proactive way. 

We support people with all aspects of everyday life from personal care, meal preparation, housekeeping, attending health appointments, support with finances, social activities and outings.

Due to the nature of the role we require candidates with experience in working with adults with learning disabilities and  challenging behaviours

 

Requirements:-

Your duties will also include:

  • 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.
  • Providing personal care.
  • Moving and handling needs
  • Support with medication and complex clinical needs.
  • Companionship.
  • Support to access activities and socialise with others.

 

Here at Voyage Care we like to EMPOWER each other, work TOGETHER, continue to be HONEST, to lead in OUTSTANDING quality and always be SUPPORTIVE.

** 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. We are an equal opportunities employer.

* 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: Male Only