Support worker in March at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 8/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    March
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/9/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: March, Cambridgeshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.63

Vacancy Reference: 020100

 

About the role:

Voyage Care is seeking Waking Night Support Workers, to provide support to individuals with Learning Disabilities, Autism and associated conditions at Supported Living Scheme in March. Waking Night Support Workers provide person centred support and promote independence to enable the People we Support to lead fulfilling lives.

Benefits for Voyage Care Waking Night Support Workers include:

  • A permanent contract
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Paid face to face and online training
  • Company pension and paid holiday
  • Employee benefits including cycle to work scheme
  • The opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of those in your local community

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

 

Voyage Care ask that Waking Night Support Workers:

  • Are compassionate and understanding
  • Are reliable and conscientious
  • Are flexible in the shifts they can work (including; weekend work and public holidays)
  • Currently hold or are prepared to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

Previous experience in social care working with individuals with Learning Disabilities is essential.

Roles undertaken by Waking Night Support Workers may include (but not be limited to): 

  • Monitoring the scheme at regular intervals to ensure the safety of the People we Support.
  • Helping the People we Support with domestic chores (including cleaning and laundry).
  • Supporting the People we Support with any aspects of personal care required, ensuring to promote as much independence as possible. (Personal care may include: washing/bathing, dressing, continence care, using the toilet)
  • Prompting and administration of medication
  • Assisting the People we Support with their evening and morning routines
  • Helping the People we Support prepare meals
  • Completion of relevant paperwork including health and safety

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: Female Only