Location: March

Salary: £8.63 ph

Expiry date: 30/11/2017 23:59:00

Job Description

FitzRoy are  looking to recruit male Learning Disability Support Workers to join our fantastic team in March, Cambridgeshire, to support a young man who lives in his own home. 

Come and join my team at FitzRoy!! 

"I am a young gentleman, living in my own home in March and I love to go out.  I really enjoy going to speedway racing, going to country parks, going to the pub for a drink and long walks by the river.  I live close to the centre of March and I am looking for Support Workers with previous experience who can hit the ground running.  

You’ll join my small team working on a 4 weekly shift rota that includes early, late, weekends, sleep-ins and Bank Holiday shifts.  As I live on my own and really enjoy going out, being able to drive my car is essential."

 What's important to me?

  • My family
  • Pub meals
  • Going out to the places I like

What’s important for me?

  • Ability to work in a small team
  • Good communication skills

Vacancies available:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Shifts - 0700 to 1430 and 1400 to 2130, you will be required to do some sleep ins and to work every other weekend

Duties include:

  • Social Activities – Accompanying people to health care appointments, day and activity centres, shopping, and social events
  • Practical Support – Administering medication and supporting with domestic tasks such as cooking, shopping and cleaning
  • Personal Care – Support with getting up and getting ready for the day and settling in for the night, washing, bathing, personal hygiene as required

What we look for in our support workers/carers:

  • Reliable and dependable
  • Flexible availability, to include weekends and occasional sleep-ins
  • A sensitive and responsive communicator
  • Respectful towards others
  • Empathetic, understanding and caring attitude
  • Passion for helping others
  • Drivers Licence Essential

What we offer:

  • Day - £8.63ph with generous enhancements for Bank Holidays, Overtime and Sleep-ins
  • 28 days annual leave – incl. Bank holidays
  • Award winning induction and continuation training programme
  • A generous pension plan (including employer contributions)
  • Life assurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Free DBS application

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