Location: Fakenham, Norfolk

Salary: £8.11ph

Expiry date: 19/12/2017 23:59:00

Job Description

FitzRoy are recruiting Part Time Learning Disability Support Workers to join our fantastic Domiciliary Care Team in the Fakenham and Holt areas.

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.

You will need to have your own transport and will receive 32p a mile expenses.

Vacancies available:

  • Part Time - 25 hours or less
  • Bank (zero hours casual contract)

You will be required to travel between our clients homes to provide care and support for a period of time, sometimes with a break in between. You will be required to be available for early and late hours, be prepared to carry out sleep ins and 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, able to provide care for a few hours, have a break, and then go to another area, often evenings and mornings
  • 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 and vehicle essential 

What we offer:

  • Day - £8.11ph 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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