Support Worker in Wirral, Merseyside,UK at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 3/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Wirral, Merseyside

Pay Rate (£): £8.30 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 018504

 

*Support Worker*

Wallasey, Birkenhead, Bromborough and South Wirral.

Pay: £8.30 per hour 

Full / Part Time & Bank opportunities available.

Role Overview:

Voyage Care are recruiting Support Workers who can provide care and support across the Wirral.

The "People we Support" may have a range of difficulties including Acquired Brain Injury, Learning Disabilities and or Autistic Spectrum Disorders in addition to Physical Disability and Mental Health Disorders.

You will be supporting individuals with everyday tasks as well as encouraging and enabling them to access local activities and amenities that will support their health and well-being: you should therefore have experience and confidence in working with vulnerable people in the community.  

Requirements:

Experienced Support Workers who:

  • Have a Full UK driving licence
  • Have achieved NVQ Level 2 or Care Certificate Qualification in Health & Social Care
  • Are great communicators.
  • Have a befriending personality: can encourage and understand the needs of others.
  • Are confident, competent and consistent approach to Support Work responsibilities.
  • Are team player, who recognizes the value in others.
  • Show empathy, understanding and patience when working with vulnerable individuals.

Benefits:

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. Refer a friend from £250 - £750 (T&C’s Apply)

If you are interested in this role, please click to Apply via Email or give us a call on 01543 484696

**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.

 

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

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. 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 Specfic Requirement