Support Worker Opportunities (Care Worker) BLUS82310

Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd
19 May 2019
21 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you caring, creative and enthusiastic?

Do you want to support individuals with disabilities to live full and rewarding lives and work your hours around other commitments?

If yes, then this is the job for you!

Our client is a sector leading charity that provides high quality, person centred individual and group-based services for Children, Young People and Adults, where they believe people who have disabilities are equally valued and empowered to live full and rewarding lives.

They are looking people to join their dedicated teams as support workers to provide both individualised and group-based support to disabled people within their local community and own homes. Taking a person-centred approach; you will support people to engage in leisure, pleasure and educational interests to meet their requests and specified outcomes.

They have the following roles available:

2 x 30 hour + posts (shifts across the week, including some evening and weekend work)

2 x 10 hour + posts (mainly evening and weekend work)

Do you have what they’re looking for?

They look for individuals with an understanding of the needs of people who have disabilities with experience of working in a person centred manner including the maintenance of support plans and other associated record keeping. You’ll need to be willing and able to work flexibly across the week which will include evening and weekend work and hold a full driving licence, business class insurance and access to a vehicle. An NVQ Level 2 qualification or equivalent and 2 years working in Health and Social Care are desirable

Then we would like to hear from you. In return they offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • They pay support workers the link mileage between each community support session and pay the time it takes to drive to the sessions too
  • A “sign on” bonus of £100 paid on successful completion of the probationary period.
  • Health Care Cash Plan
  • Pension
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

Our client welcomes applications from disabled people and any disabled person who meets the minimum criteria is guaranteed an interview. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

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