Newark & Sherwood


30/05/2018 11:40:00

Job Description

FitzRoy are recruiting for compassionate and supportive people to enable our clients with learning disabilities to remain independent in their homes and in the community.

If you have a passion for helping others and the ability to empower people to learn new skills, we want to hear from you.

Duties include:

  • Social Activities – Accompanying people to appointments, day and activity centres, shopping and social events
  • Practical Support – Administering medication and supporting to maintain personal hygiene standards
  • Promoting Independence - Enabling clients to live independently by supporting cooking, shopping and cleaning

What we look for in our support workers/carers:

  • Reliable and dependable
  • Flexible availability, to include some weekend working
  • A sensitive and responsive communicator
  • Respectful towards others
  • Empathetic, understanding and caring attitude
  • Drivers Licence and vehicle essential

What we offer:

  • £8.27 hour
  • Enhancements paid for overtime & bank holidays
  • 28 days annual leave –rising with service
  • Award winning induction and continuation training programme
  • Enhanced pension plan
  • Life assurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Paid DBS
  • Mileage payments

Click Apply to complete a short Application Form


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