Support worker in Guildford at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 3/22/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Seasonal/Temp
  • Location:
    Guildford
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/22/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Guildford, Surrey

Pay Rate (£): £8.63 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 017898

 

Job Title: Support Worker

Location: Guildford

 

Voyage Care are currently looking to recruit a number of Support Workers in the Guildford area. As a Support Worker with Voyage Care you will be working with people who have varying degrees of learning disabilities and mental health needs. You will be promoting independence and supporting them to lead a life that is as fulfilling as possible by enabling them to participate in social based activities and day to day tasks.

For more information on how a bank position at Voyage Care works, please apply today!!!

 

Benefits to a career with Voyage Care:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • A clearly defined career path if you want it
  • A mixture of in house training and nationally recognised qualifications fully paid for by us
  • Paid DBS
  • Refer a friend from now £250-£750 T&C’s Apply
  • Many more!

 

Requirements:

Essential

  • Flexibility. This is a shift based role that can include working on weekends and bank holidays so flexibility is essential.
  • A passion for delivering excellent customer service and a genuine desire to help people
  • The ability to work well within a team
  • The ability to work to robust, clear guide lines

Desirable

  • Prior experience in health and social care is desirable but not essential. We can and will provide full training
  • A driver with their own vehicle would be highly advantageous

 

 

 

What does a Support Worker role look like on a day to day basis:

  • Helping people to shop for things they wish to buy including their clothes and food, and to prepare their meals as required.
  • Helping people to do their housework, including cleaning and laundry.
  • Supporting people with all aspects of personal care where required but always promoting as much independence as possible. Personal care may include: washing/bathing, dressing, continence care, using the toilet
  • Help the people we support to manage their own money.
  • Supporting people with the activities they enjoy, which can include; shopping, swimming, horse riding, trampolining, holidays, walks, activity centres, cinema, music sessions and much more.

Working in a supportive manner with colleagues, families and external parties, building trust by being open and honest.

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: No Specfic Requirement