Richmond, Surrey

£10.37 ph

25/04/2018 23:59:00

Job Description

Due to continued growth and expansion, FitzRoy are now looking to recruit Female Learning Disability Support Workers to join our fantastic team in Richmond, Surrey.

If you are a Health Care Support Worker, Health Care Assistant or a Carer looking for a new positive and rewarding role or just wish to top up your hours, then join FitzRoy.

FitzRoy is a national charity that provides support and care for more than 800 people with learning disabilities so they can live independent lives.

Click here for more information on the service 

Vacancies available:

  • Part Time
  • Bank (zero hours casual contract)

Shifts are typically 0730 to 1500 and 1430 to 2200,  Mid shifts vary  between  0900 – 1830 this is according to activity/needs of the service.

Applicants should be able to attend for either shift and will be required 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:

  • Female only
  • 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 - £10.37ph 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

Click Apply to visit our website for a full job description and to complete an Application Form

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