Support Worker - Basildon - Adult LD

CareTech UK
Vange, Essex
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Part Time
Would you love the opportunity to make a real difference to our Service Users lives? Would you say your best traits were your positivity, friendliness and innovativeness? How would you like to work in a person-centred environment where you can utilise these attributes within a company offering career progression, competitive earnings and excellent training?

If you answered yes to these questions, it sounds like a career in care could be for you!

Offering a superior service within both Adults and Children’s Residential Care nationwide, a warm welcome awaits you at CareTech.

We are seeking caring, compassionate and committed Support Workers to provide the support that allows our amazing Service Users to lead ordinary lives, at our Basildon based residential care service in Essex for adult Service Users with learning disabilities.

Both part time and full time work is available along with flexible working shifts. The shift patterns at the service are 7.15am -2.15pm and 2.15pm – 9.45pm.

Basildon train station is the closest railway link and local buses that go to and from Southend and Canvey can also be used to travel close to the service.

Whilst the role of a Support Worker offers variety, superb progression opportunities and training, it takes a courageous and committed individual to really succeed at the role. Experience is not essential, but a positive attitude, friendly persona and a caring nature are an absolute must.

Our Service Users have varied likes and interests, whether this be trains, cooking, art or going to the pub; sometimes they need support and this is where you come in to help them live fulfilling and independent lives.

Why CareTech?
•We provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards
•We provide superb FREE training to achieve qualifications in Social Care
•We have a proven progression path ? most of those who started as Support Workers are now Residential Managers
•We offer competitive rates of pay, along with an impressive benefits package including an employee assistance helpline, flexible additional holiday purchase scheme, childcare vouchers, special retail discount vouchers, stakeholder pension scheme
•We offer apprenticeships to those with less experience looking to get into the sector

If you are caring, compassionate and a good communicator and would like to commit to the first stage of the process, get in touch today!

Due to the nature of the role, we will pay for you to complete an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, prior to starting with us.

Successful candidates will be contacted within 7 working days.