Support Worker

2 days left

Recruiter
Voyage Care
Location
Fareham
Salary
£8.20 per hour + dbs, Training
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
*** Female Support Worker & Driver required***





Start your day knowing you'll make a difference - join our team of Support Workers in Fareham, Gosport or Portsmouth and create more opportunities for the people we support.

We have an exciting opportunity available within a couple of our supported living services in the area, where you will be supporting people that have complex needs and require full support with medication, personal care, daily routine & finances. These are busy services that have multiple activities planned each day. The people we support love getting out and about and learning new things, therefore it is essential to have a Full UK driving licence to ensure the people we support get the best out of the activities and can support them to find new ones.

The people we support are valued, not just by their family and friends, but also by our support teams who work with them every day. We delight in their achievements, we respect their decisions, and we defend their right to choice.

We are seeking like-minded people to become part of our team. If you share our passion for making a difference, we can promise you a career environment that offers you fantastic benefits, recognition, training and career prospects.

If you are new to care, we will help you gain the skills and experience you need as part of our comprehensive induction. We will help you reach your full potential by providing you with all your necessary training, guidance and support during your induction to achieve your Care Certificate, which is now a nationally-recognised qualification.

If you already have experience working within this rewarding industry, we will give you the opportunity to grow and learn.



What you can expect from a Support Worker role:-




* Helping people to shop for things they wish to buy including their clothes and food, and to prepare their meals as required.
* Helping people to do their housework, including cleaning and laundry.
* Supporting people with all aspects of personal care, including; washing/bathing, dressing, continence care, using the toilet
* Help the people we support to manage their own money.
* Supporting people with the activities they enjoy, which can include; shopping, swimming, horse riding, trampolining, holidays, walks, activity centres, zoos, cinema, music sessions and much more.
* Working in a supportive manner with colleagues, families and external parties, building trust by being open and honest.

Courage, being brave enough to make a difference:- Challenge others for those we support, Help to make things happen, Support to explore new things, Give confidence, Inspire & creativity.

This role requires you to hold a full driving license.

If this sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you.

You will be required to provide evidence of identity and eligibility to work in the UK. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role.

Click Apply to complete our one page application………All applications & CV's received are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

* Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010