Apply

Stockport, Greater Manchester

£9.28ph - £10.21ph

22/10/2021 13:08:00

Job Description

FitzRoy Supported Living services in Stockport provide care and support for adults with learning disabilities and autism. Our services enable three residents to learn new skills and to explore volunteering opportunities in the community. The people we support are very able and have high desire to achieve their goals. We have five staff members in a friendly and supportive team and we are now looking to recruit Female Support Workers to join us - could this be you?

Vacancies available:

  • Weekday rates from £9.28ph rising to £10.21ph with overtime, weekend rates from £10.20ph rising to £11.71ph with overtime
  • Full Time (37.5 hours per week)
  • Flexibility is required - shifts can start from 07.00 and finish as late as 23.00
  • Staff will need to be able to commit to doing sleep-ins (starting at 23.00 at a fixed allowance of £45) and weekend working

A support worker’s day is varied, and flexibility is required. You will be providing care and support individually tailored to the needs and wishes of people with learning disabilities. You will work together to identify and achieve their goals, enabling them to have choice and control over their lives. You will also be expected to carry out everyday tasks including personal care, taking part in a range of interests and activities that make up a healthy, well balanced and fulfilling lifestyle.

What we offer:

  • No social care experience required – we provide full training in order for you to become an exceptional social care worker
  • Weekend and overtime enhancement rates
  • 30 days holiday including Bank Holidays – increasing with service
  • Paid DBS and Update Service
  • Loyalty awards and life assurance
  • Free membership of our Health Cash Back Scheme for you and your family – claim back money on services such as Dental, Optical, Chiropractor and many more
  • An Employee Assistance programme which includes virtual GPs, Legal advice and more
  • Perkbox shopping discounts
  • Blue Light Discount Card for staff

Our vaccination requirements

Please note that this is a role where you will be responsible for the care of vulnerable adults. As a regulated care provider, we require you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to undertake this role. We will ask for evidence of your vaccination record if you are offered a role with us.

Equal opportunities statement

FitzRoy is an equal opportunities employer, and we participate in the disability confident scheme. We are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on any grounds which cannot be shown to be justifiable.

Apply

We see the person. We are brave. We are creative.