Support Worker in Cheltenham at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 11/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Cheltenham
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/15/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Pay Rate (£): 8.21

Vacancy Reference: 021563

 

As a Support Worker at our supported living service in Cheltenham you will work with independent people who have varying degrees of learning disabilities, Autism as well as mental health issues. Your aim will be to promote independence and support them to lead as fulfilling life as possible, incorporating both domestic and social based activities. These activities will include meal planning, budgeting, planning activities familiar and brand new. 

You will be enabling our individuals to carry out tasks, chores and hobbies that most people take for granted but are really meaningful for the person you will be supporting. You’ll will have full autonomy to be out and about in the wider community, enjoying life together and no single day will be the same.

Benefits

  • Salary scale /progression if you want it
  • Your DBS will be paid for
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings including health and fitness discounts
  • Long service awards
  • Refer a friend from now £250 - £750 T&C'S APPLY

 

Requirements

  • No experience is necessary
  • Tailored training provided to all our staff
  • Drivers are required

Shift Patterns: 7:00-15:00, 15:00-22:00 and sleep-in’s (22:00-7:00)

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.

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 with own vehicle

Gender: