Support Worker 2 Basingstoke, Hampshire

Advance Housing and Support Limited
12 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Support Worker (Grade 2) - 37.5 Hours Per Week
Location: Basingstoke
Salary: £15,022.68 - £16,906.57 per annum plus a geographical allowance of £1,051 per annum
Closing Date: 23 May 2017
Are you looking for a rewarding role supporting vulnerable people, do you have previous experience in a similar care role and are looking for a new career journey?
Have you got what it takes to be a Support Worker with Advance?
As a Support Worker, you will help people with mental health conditions or learning disabilities in their home or out in the community.
We would love to hear from you if you are passionate about improving the lives of local, vulnerable people. For a grade 2 role you will be qualified to NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in Care or you will have previous relevant experience. What matters to us is your ability and determination to support people with mental health conditions and learning disabilities, and the values you can bring to Advance.
If you think a Support Worker role at Advance sounds right for you, you will need to be:
•Flexible to work on a rolling rota
•Good at working on your own and within a team
•Excellent at communicating with people
•Able to complete good quality support record
Benefits of Working for Advance
We’re a national, charitable organisation, supporting thousands of people across the U.K. We value our staff and the difference they make to the lives of our customers, which is why we offer the following benefits:
•Paid mileage and travel time between appointments
•Paid holiday
•Full, professional training and the opportunity to work towards care qualifications
•Free DBS check
•Support from an experienced team leader
•Excellent opportunities to progress your career within Advance
•Enrolment in a pension scheme with matched contributions above the statutory minimum (if you work enough hours to meet the threshold for enrolment)
Please read the attached job description for further information about the Support Worker role.