Support Worker in Deeside, North Wales, UK at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 6/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Shotton , Flintshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.50 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 019689

 

*Support Workers required (must have full UK Driving Licence)*

Full Time / Part time and Bank Contracts Available 

Flintshire areas to include Mold & Shotton

Pay: £8.50 per hour 

Role Overview:

Voyage Care are currently recruiting Support Workers across Flintshire: where our current services provide residential and supported living environments for young people and adults with complex health needs as well as physical & learning disabilities and challenging behavior. 

The individuals we support enjoy a lot of community access: attending college or work placements, discos and other social clubs such as crafts groups, gardening groups and volunteering in the charity shops: therefore, the ability to drive as well as confidence in lone-working is considered essential.

Requirements:

Experienced Support Workers who:

  • enjoy social interaction and the company of others,
  • join in local activities and encourage others to become involved
  • have a warm and friendly personality
  • be calm and resilient
  • be practical and well organised
  • be confident in your work ethic
  • have a respectful and sensitive communication style
  • be motivated, with a can do attitude
  • have ability to cope positively with challenging behaviors
  • NVQ Level 2 (or equivalent) / Care Certificate in Health & Social Care
  • Full Driving Licence is desired

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.

 

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

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 Required

Gender: No Specfic Requirement