Support Worker

Recruiter
Crunchposter Limited
Location
Sevenoaks, Kent
Salary
15877.0000
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Female Support Worker
Kemsing, Sevenoaks
£15,500/£16,200 per annum depending on experience + benefits

Our client support people who are living with disabilities, illness or brain injury to live the best life possible.

They have an exciting opportunity for a Support Worker to join the Avenues team at Kemsing, Sevenoaks

The Role
In this varied and dynamic Support Worker role, you will empower the people they support to have active and fulfilling lives aligned with their needs and aspirations. Through a mixture of active 1:1 support in their home and the community you will enable people to live as independently as possible and to become happier and more content with their lives as a result.

What knowledge and experience should you have?
To be a Support Worker with Avenues you don’t need to have any previous experience as we will ensure you receive fantastic training and support, from day one, to enable you to be outstanding in your role. They just ask that you share their values of Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Pride and our vision of a fairer, brighter future for everyone.

They do recognise the value that experience can bring and successful candidates with at least 12 months’ sector experience will see this reflected in their salary.

What skills and abilities will you need?
Being a Support Worker is much more than just a job and you’ll have a chance to put your empathy, compassion and patience centre-stage in our person-centred approach to providing support. You will be a natural when it comes to thinking on your feet and making the commitment to see things through and get the best outcomes for the people we support. Above all you’ll be willing to learn and take a flexible approach to your role.

Successful applicants for this position should hold a valid driving licence and have access to a vehicle as regular driving is required.

Support Worker Benefits
In return Avenues will provide you with the chance to learn and develop new skills including gaining recognised qualifications in social care. With opportunities to develop your career and access to a comprehensive staff benefits package this is a real opportunity to begin a rewarding career with Avenues Group.

If you feel you are a person that can make a difference, apply now!

Keywords:
Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, No Experience