Support Worker in Swindon at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 6/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Swindon
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/14/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Trowbridge, Wiltshire

Pay Rate (£): 8.70

Vacancy Reference: 019817

 

Voyage Care are now recruiting Full & Part Time, sleep ins, Support Workers to supported living new services in Swindon, Wiltshire. 

Role Overview:

Wiltshire DCA is a friendly, welcoming, relaxed 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 individuals we support enjoy many activities in and around their community such as day trips, pub lunches, social clubs and many more so this might not feel much like work.

Various hours available but you will need to be flexible over 7 days.

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.
  • Promoting clear choice and independence

 

If you believe in our Values below we want to hear from you.

EMPOWERING people to live the life they want to lead.

TOGETHER listen, engage and create meaningful experiences.

HONEST, build trust and understanding and the freedom to speak up.

OUTSTANDING, leaders in quality, removing barriers to success.

SUPPORTIVE, treat others with dignity and help people reach their full potential.

 

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. 
  • Cycle to Work.
  • Retail rewards
  • Long service awards
  • Salary scale /progression if you want it
  • Refer a Friend bonus £250 - £750 T&C’s Apply

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.

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: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: No Specfic Requirement