Support Worker in Leeds at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 3/20/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time/Part-Time
  • Location:
    Leeds
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/20/2020

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.81 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 023517

 

Job Title: ABI Support Workers - Full Time (35 hours per week) and Part Time Positions (up to 28 hours per week)

Location: Support Workers will mainly be based at the service in Yeadon, Leeds.  However the role will also cover working a service in York when required, therefore candidates will need a Full UK Driving Licence and their own vehicle.

Shifts: Monday-Sunday, working on a rota of early, late and night shifts

Pay Rate: £8.81 per hour

About this Job:

We are looking for friendly, caring, reliable and conscientious care staff who want to make a real difference to the lives of people in the community around Leeds.

You will be supporting individuals with Acquired Brain Injury to achieve the following:

  • Structure to their day
  • Support with activities involved in daily life
  • Promote their independence and re-enablement
  • Support the quality of life and potential of each individual

 Requirements:

  • Knowledge of / employed experience in ABI care is preferred but not essential as all of our staff receive training tailored to the needs of the people they support.
  • Fully flexible approach to 24 hour shift patterns - which include days and sleep-ins at competitive rates.
  • Confidence in lone working with vulnerable individuals in the community.
  • Ability to explore and support individuals in accessing community activities.
  • Full UK Driving Licence with your own vehicle. 

Benefits:

We offer a great range of benefits which include:-

1. Paid DBS** & Holiday
2. Salary scale /progression if you want it
3. Life insurance & Pension Scheme
4. Cycle to work scheme
5. Retail rewards & savings
6. Long service awards
7. Refer a friend bonus between £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. We are an equal opportunities employer.  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: No Specific Requirement