Support Worker

Weymouth, Dorset, England
11 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Support Worker
Location: Portland, Weymouth and surrounding areas. 
Permanent, flexible Full or Part Time hours available
Competitive Salary
To start: As soon as possible 

The organisation has been providing care and support to people for 7 years and has now become part of a registered charity that provides care, support and advice to vulnerable people across Hampshire and Dorset, giving them the tools and resources they need to live independent, secure and valued lives.

The Role

This is a very exciting and rewarding opportunity to work alongside people, helping them to live the life they want in their own homes, maintaining their independence. The role also includes supporting people who come to our day centre in Portland. You will be providing personal care, rebuilding confidence, supporting the development of daily living skills, building self esteem and supporting people in the community. We have various contracts and hours available, to be discussed at interview.

About You

You don’t need to have qualifications, as full training will be provided! You will need to be approachable, friendly, professional and supportive. You will have life experience, a caring nature and be as passionate about our organisational values as we are which means you will be person centred, innovative, trustworthy, can do and excellent at all times. 

Our Benefits

If you choose to begin a career with our organisation, you are guaranteed:

•    Competitive rates of pay and paid mileage and travel time.
•    Enhanced annual leave entitlements, sick pay allowances and pension scheme contributions.
•    Excellent and professionally certified training.
•    Real opportunities to develop in your profession.
•    Free health and wellbeing advice via a 24/7, confidential Employee Assistance Programme.
•    A company that is committed to its employees, valuing their knowledge, creativity and flexibility.
•    The chance to work with amazing people.

This is such a rewarding role, and if this sounds like something you’d relish we can’t wait to hear from you! Please click ‘Apply’ to forward your details on to us; please be sure to include your name, email address and contact telephone number. We will then contact you directly to discuss the role and ask you a few key questions to assess your suitability for this post. 
If you are successful during this initial screening you will be invited to an assessment and interview. Please note; we will select the first suitable applicants for assessment so don’t delay, apply today!

We are also recruiting to our bank of Sessional Support Workers, called Premier Crew to work on a relief basis in a number of our services throughout Dorset and with a variety of different client groups. If this is something that interests you please ring 01329 821935 for more details.