Community Support Worker

Staff Assist
10 May 2019
07 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Community Support Worker 

One of our clients is looking for Community Support Workers to join the team in Suffolk to work with children, young people, and adults who have learning disabilities, physical disabilities, sensory impairment, and complex needs.
The vacancy extends the supports across Felixstowe, Ipswich, and Stowmarket.
Due to the nature of this role, it is essential that the successful applicant will hold a full valid driving license and has access to their own vehicle.
You don't need experience as full training is provided, and you will work with a local team who will guide you from day one.
As well as sharing the values of Respect, Excellence, Integrity, and Pride, to join the team as a Support Worker you will need to be:

  • Reliable - the person you support, their family and your team will quickly learn that they can count on you.
  • Creative - you see alternative ways of getting things done effectively.
  • Determined - you don't give up when things get difficult.

These qualities are essential to the role, as together they mean you will be able to give outstanding support, empowering people to make choices and ???

  • Participate in social, leisure and work activities
  • Carry out everyday tasks, such as personal care, cleaning or going shopping
  • Learn new skills and reach their full potential

Whats on offer:
As the client is a specialist provider of social care, supporting disabled people with complex needs to enjoy life and we would love you to become part of their teams.
Working shifts; Monday to Sunday on a 7 day rota covering usually early mornings, late and night shifts.
The pay is £8.21 per hour + benefits and contracted hours for this post will be 37 hours per week.

In addition:

  • Payment for your enhanced criminal records disclosure
  • Refer a friend bonus of up to £350 (T&C's apply)
  • The ability to increase your salary by working overtime at an enhanced rate
  • 28 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays, increasing one day per completed financial years' service up to a maximum of 33 days inclusive bank holidays (pro rata)
  • Discount scheme on various high street shops including new airtime O2 contracts (T&C's apply)
  • Pension scheme - if you join, we contribute too and life cover is provided

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