Support Worker - Stafford

Voyage Care
£7.05 - £7.84/Hour
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Voyage Care are extremely passionate about the care we provide: the support, understanding and empathy of our "Support Workers", provides the "People We Support" with great opportunities to lead a fulfilled and independent life. Saltbank Court is situated just off A34 with good public transport links to surrounding areas and the centre of Stafford. The work can be very challenging but equally as rewarding. As you will be providing care and support to adults with severe learning disabilities and complex needs who may exhibit challenging behaviour, we are recruiting Experienced Support Workers who are calm, knowledgeable and capable. Although you will be supporting people to do their favourite things; you should be skilled in encouraging new activities such as going swimming, going to discos. You should also be adept in providing sensory activities, identifying fun places to visit, discovering local community activities and confident in transporting individuals to daily activities which they enjoy. We offer a great range of benefits including an employee assistance programme, which provides independent advice and support 24 hours a day. We also offer a pension scheme and a retail discount package with some great offers spanning from holiday discounts to gym memberships. Our employees can also make use of salary sacrifice schemes such as Childcare Vouchers and Cycle to Work. To find out more, contact us via email or call us on 01543 484696. 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