Support Worker in Fair Oak at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 5/30/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Fair Oak
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/30/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Fair Oak, Hampshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.50 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 019581

 

Male Support Worker – Fair Oak, Eastleigh- £8.50 per hour  

Voyage Care are currently looking to recruit a number of Support Workers to join our team working at our adult residential care home located in Fair oak, Eastleigh. As a Support Worker with Voyage Care you will be working with people who have varying degrees of learning disabilities and mental health needs. You will be promoting independence and supporting them to lead a life that is as fulfilling as possible by enabling them to participate in social based activities and day to day tasks.

Benefits to a career with Voyage Care:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • A clearly defined career path if you want it
  • Paid DBS & Holidays
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings
  • Long service awards
  • Refer a friend from now £250-£750 T&C’s Apply

 Requirements:

Essential

  • Previous care experience within challenging behaviour is essential
  • This is a shift based role that can include working on weekends and bank holidays so flexibility is essential.
  • A passion for delivering excellent customer service and a genuine desire to help people
  • The ability to work well within a team

Desirable

  • A driver with their own vehicle would be highly advantageous

What does a Support Worker role look like on a day to day basis:

  • Helping people to shop for things they wish to buy including their clothes and food, and to prepare their meals as required.
  • Supporting people with all aspects of personal care where required but always promoting as much independence as possible. Personal care may include: washing/bathing, dressing, continence care, using the toilet
  • Help the people we support to manage their own money.
  • Supporting people with the activities they enjoy, which can include; shopping, swimming, horse riding, holidays, walks, activity centres, zoos, cinema, music sessions and much more.
  • Working in a supportive manner with colleagues, families and external parties, building trust by being open and honest.

 

 

 

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 Required

Gender: Male Only