Support Worker in Preston at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 11/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Preston
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/23/2018

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Preston, Lancashire

Pay Rate (£): £8.40 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 016891

 

 **New Staff Team Required**

*Female Support Workers - Preston Area, Lancashire *

Full time, Part time & Bank Contacts available

Pay: £8.40 per hour.

Role Overview:

Providing 2:1 support to a female with an Acquired Brain Injury and Autism to complete everyday tasks as well accessing activities within the local community and developing her independence and experiences.

Is the role demanding? … Yes!

Is it hard work? … Sometimes!

Is it rewarding? … Always!

You will be involved in a support pathway, to enable people to learn and enhance their living skills. This pathway means, as a staff member you will deliver a variety of support to meet the needs of others and be part of their journey.

We want the people we support to feel safe in their home and have a team to encourage them to become part of the wider community and work towards more independence.

We want to attract a support team who are intuitive, calm and clear communicators who can offer the very best in support work.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of / employed experience of Acquired Brain Injury/ Autistic Spectrum Disorder.
  • Great team work is essential as you will be providing support that is 2:1.
  • NVQ level 2-3 in Health & Social Care is desired.

We are keen to attract experienced staff who can "hit the ground running" and want to progress their career development. 

Benefits:

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. Childcare vouchers
  7. Refer a friend from £250 - £750 (T&C’s Apply)

We offer sleep-ins at competitive rates.

If you are interested in this role, please click to Apply via Email or call Lisa Carter on 07807 285131.

**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

 

You’ll join the team working on a rota that includes early, late, weekend, night and Bank Holiday shifts.

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