Support Worker in Blandford Forum at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 6/29/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Shillingstone, Dorset

Pay Rate (£): £8.53 per Hour

Vacancy Reference: 013803

 

 

It takes someone special to care

Are you a caring, passionate and positive person that wants to make a difference? We are currently recruiting experienced Support Workers for our service in Shillingstone to provide care and support to individual’s with learning disabilities and complex needs.

As a Support Worker you will make an unimaginable difference to someone’s life and that person will come to trust and rely on you. Some days will be hard work and demanding, some days will make you proud and every day will be rewarding.

The Dairy is a Supported Living Service with a home from home atmosphere. We are located in the village of Shillingstone, close to the towns of Blandford Forum and Sturminster Newton. As a support worker at The Dairy you will contribute to delivering great person centred care to all the people we support through motivation and empowerment, encouraging a more independent quality of life.

Aspects of support are wide ranging from day to day living skills in the home environment to access to the community and local amenities. This also includes attending appointments to specialist health care professionals plus supporting people to have a fulfilling social life by accessing activities of personal choice.

You will be supporting people to do their favourite things and try new activities, having days out, visiting local places of interest and attending local community activities. We ensure they live fulfilling and stimulating lives and do everything they want to do.

 

We offer a great range of benefits including an employee assistance programme, which offers independent advice and support 24 hours a day. We offer a pension scheme and a retail discount package with some great offers spanning from holiday discounts to gym memberships. Our employees also make use of salary sacrifice schemes such as Childcare Vouchers and Cycle to Work.

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: No Specfic Requirement