Support Worker in Ellesmere Port at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Ellesmere Port, Cheshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.10 Per Hr

Vacancy Reference: 012556

 

*2x Full Time Support Workers Required*

Males Preferred

Ellesmere Port, Cheshire.

Pay: £8.10 per hour

Role Overview:

We are recruiting Full Time Male Support Workers at our services in Ellesmere Port.

You will be supporting an individual with Learning Disabilities within a supported living environment, to develop and extend their independent skills in all aspects of their daily living and access the community in which they live.

We support individuals in a way that best meets their needs. 

You will be joining a dedicated team in supporting individuals with everyday living tasks as well as facilitating activities within the local community and exploring new goals and achievement's that will develop their independence in a person centred and inclusive approach.

There may be circumstances when you could be required to complete contracted hours at other services and some travel should be expected, however, you will be provided advance notice of any such changes.

Requirements:

Although no experience is necessary as all of our staff receive training tailored to the needs of the people they support, we are keen to attract experienced staff who can "hit the ground running" and want to progress their career development. 

  • NVQ Level 2/ 3 in Health & Social Care

Or

  • Care Certificate - Training forms part of the induction for all staff new to care. Please consider your approach to training requirements and personal development prior to applying for this position. 

And

  • A positive and encouraging attitude with a great personality that is considerate, patient and kind.

Benefits (Subject to contract type):

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)

**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: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: Male Only