Support worker in Poole at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 1/9/2019

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Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Poole, Dorset

Pay Rate (£): £9.00

Vacancy Reference: 016208


Voyage Care are  looking to recruit Full Time and  Part Time Support Workers to join our team, to work across Christchurch , Poole and Bournemouth.

Are you the kind of person who thrives on making others feel valued? Do you wants to finish the day knowing you have made a difference?

Dorset DCA is a friendly, welcoming, and supportive place to work. We are passionate about the support we provide, supporting the individuals in a way that is respectful, promotes independence and enables people that use our service to realise their own potential.

The sky really is the limit as our aim is to support people to broaden their horizons, experience new things and of course have fun! As well as being out in the community you will be supporting people in their own homes to build their independence, learn new skills and develop their confidence. A real can-do attitude is a must!

Experience preferred but not essential as full training is provided.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Social Activities - Accompanying people to medical appointments, day and activity centres, shopping, and social events
  • Practical Support - Domestic tasks such as laundry, cleaning, tidying, preparing and cooking meals, and grocery shopping
  • Personal Care - Help with getting up and getting ready for the day and settling in for the night, washing, bathing, and toileting.
  • We offer a great range of benefits including:
  • an employee assistance programme
  • pension scheme
  • retail discount package with some great offers from holiday discounts to gym memberships.
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Cycle to Work.
  • Retail rewards
  • Long service awards
  • Refer a friend £250 - £750 T&C’s Apply
  • Experience Preferred but not essential, we offer an ongoing comprehensive training package to support you on your journey with Voyage Care


  • Services based across Christchurch , Poole and Bournemouth


  • Driving License Required


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. 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*

* 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: No Specfic Requirement