Support Workers – F/T and P/T – driver essential – Emneth

Location: Emneth

Salary: £8.11 ph

Expiry date: 03/10/2017 23:59:00

Job Description

Due to continued growth and expansion, FitzRoy are now looking to recruit Learning Disability Support Workers to join our fantastic teams at our service in Emneth where we support 3 ladies in their own home.

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.

Vacancies available:

Full Time
Part Time - various hours available
Shifts - 0715 - 1445 and 1415 - 2145 - staff 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:

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 - £8.11ph with generous enhancements for Bank Holidays, Overtime and Sleep-ins( £40)
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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