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Allesley, Coventry

£9.16ph - £11.58ph

06/12/2021 23:59:00

Job Description

FitzRoy provides residential care in Coventry for adults with learning disabilities and autism. We currently have a staff team of 10 supporting four service users, some of whom have complex care needs. We are seeking exceptional new Support Workers who share our values to join our friendly team - could this be you?

Vacancies available:

  • Weekday rates from £9.16ph rising to £10.66ph with overtime, weekend rates £10.08ph rising to £11.58ph with overtime
  • Full Time (37.5 hours per week)
  • Part Time and bank contracts are also available
  • Shift patterns is for early/mids/late shifts between 07.00 and 22.00
  • For this role it is desirable to hold a full driving licence & be willing to drive our accessible vehicles
  • Experience with peg feeding and hoists would be beneficial, though full training will be given

The people we support enjoy a variety of activities such as going out for meals, watching films and enjoying listening to music. Our service users have varying levels of mobility but enjoy a chance to go out into the community. 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 enhancements rates
  • 30 days holiday including Bank Holidays – increasing with service
  • 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
  • We will pay for your Blue Light card
  • Paid DBS and Update Service
  • Loyalty awards and life assurance
  • Perkbox shopping discounts

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.

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