Support Workers

Recruiter
FitzRoy
Location
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Salary
£8.11 - £8.36/hour
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Part Time
Due to continued growth and expansion, FitzRoy are now looking to recruit Learning Disability Support Workers to join our fantastic team at our services in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.

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 and Part Time and Bank Day staff - (driver essential)
Full Time and part Time Night Staff (female only)

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 for day staff)

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