Support Worker in Blandford Forum at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 9/6/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Blandford St Mary, Dorset

Pay Rate (£): £8.90 - £9.45 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 020725

 

Voyage Care Recruiting for Support Workers Now!

Voyage Care is seeking outstanding Support Workers to join our team, your role would be assisting the People we Support with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Complex Behaviour and Learning Disabilities, at a Residential Service in Blandford St Mary.

Support Workers will assist the People we Support in all aspects of their life that they need assistance. Support will include (but not be limited to):

  • Community access
  • Management of Complex Behaviour
  • Medication Administration
  • Assisting with meal times
  • Personal care
  • Assistance with daily household task

Typical shifts: 8am-3pm , 3pm-10pm and 10pm-8am 

 

Pay rate: £8.90 for Days and £9.45 for waking nights

Benefits: We invest in a wide range of benefits to reward our Support Workers for the brilliant job they do. We offer a pension scheme; retail discount package with some great offers, including holiday discounts to gym membership and Cycle to Work; our employee assistance programme offers independent advice and support 24 hours a day.

Requirements

  • Previous care experience is essential
  • Due to the location of the service we are ideally looking for someone who holds a full UK driving license and has access to a vehicle however

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

 

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