West Earlham


26/03/2018 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 team in West Earlham, Norfolk

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:

  • Part Time Day - 22.5 hrs per week - shifts 0700 to 1430 and 1400 to 2130
  • Bank (zero hours casual contract)
  • Part time Night -10 hrs per week - shift 2115 to 0715

Day Support Workers 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

As a Night Support Worker, you will:

  • Support people with their night time & morning activities, including personal care & medication,
  • Carry out domestic work throughout the night,
  • Respond promptly to offer support as required throughout the night

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 and vehicle (Not essential but desirable)

What we offer:

  • Day - £8.11ph Night – £8.36ph 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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