Support Worker in Colchester at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 1/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Colchester
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/25/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Colchester, Essex

Pay Rate (£): £8.00 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 017278

 

Location: Colchester

Pay: £8.00 per hour

 

Role Overview:-

As a Support Worker in Colchester you will work with people who have varying degrees of learning disabilities and physical disabilities, as well as mental health issues to promote independence and support them to lead as fulfilling a life as possible, incorporating social based activities and empowering them to be more self-sufficient.

 

Requirements:-

Support Workers in this location, with availability between 7am and 9pm on any day of the week, including weekends. Due to the needs of the people we support, we currently require female support workers for this position. A full driving license and access to a vehicle are essential. Previous experience is preferred but not essential.

 

Benefits:

We offer a great range of benefits which include:-

Paid DBS** & Holidays

Salary scale /progression if you want it

Life insurance & Pension Scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Retail rewards & savings

Long service awards

Childcare vouchers

Refer a friend from £250-£750

** 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

 

The individuals we support enjoy a lot of community access, so confidence in lone working is essential.  We are therefore looking for Support Workers who can hit the ground running. However we will still provide a full training programme that is specific to the needs of the individuals we support.

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

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a motivated and determined team. So make a great career move.

Click Apply to complete our one page application………All applications & CV’s received are reviewed on a daily basis.

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: Female Only