Support Worker in Ilkeston at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 12/3/2019

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Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Ilkeston, Derbyshire

Pay Rate (£): £7.70-£8.21 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 021678



Pay: £7.70-£8.21 per hour

Shifts: 7am-2pm; 2pm-9pm; 9pm-7.15am

Role Overview:-
As a Support Worker at Red House, you will work with people who have learning disabilities, autistic spectrum disorders, Prader–Willi Syndrome, mental health issues and epilepsy to promote independence and support them to lead as fulfilling life as possible.

Our home is situated in the town of Ilkeston, within two minutes walking distance of the local shops and is also close to the local swimming baths, cinema and bowling centre. There is also a local college which can be easily accessed.

We support individuals to use local facilities and become fully included in the local community. We believe that everyone can be enabled to exercise choice and will support people in making decisions, ranging from day to day choices about clothes and meals, to larger life decisions.

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


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 bonus £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

If you are interested in this role, please click to Apply


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