Brook Street

Outreach Support Worker (North Somerset & Wraxhall)

Brook Street
North Somerset, Somerset, England
£6318 - £16185 per annum
23 Feb 2018
22 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A well established large national charitable organization is recruiting for outreach support workers for their supportive living service covering North Somerset & Wraxhall. You will be supporting 18 Adults who have learning disabilities, mental health and autism (no challenging behaviour).

Main Job Role:
- Lone working (it will be 121 support)
- Support them with everyday duties i. cooking, cleaning, laundry, shopping etc
- Accompany them to the bank, any appointments, health visits and out in the community
- Very minimal personal care if any and no hoist / manual handling

Contract / Terms:
- Salary is £6,318 - £16,185 per annum = £8 an hour and £8 after probation
- Mondays to Fridays + alternative weekends
- 3 to 8 hour shifts will be between 9am - 9:30pm (no sleeps / nights)
- Full or part time contracts available from 15 - 37 hours a week

Qualifying candidates:
- Must have life, paid, personal or voluntary experience in care (any setting / sector)
- Must be a car driver with your own car due

Benefits (pro rota):
- Full training and induction provided with support throughout
- Chance to complete a free NVQ / QCF / Diploma qualification whilst you work
- 20 days holiday + 8 bank holidays = 32 in total (which increases after 3 - 5 years service)
- 6 months sick pay (3 months full pay and 3 months half pay)
- Childcare vouchers & online shopping platform with discounts from over 3,500 retailers
- Access to free occupational health, physiotherapy, counselling and advice services
- Pension contribution
- Travel to work scheme (season ticket loan) or cycle to work scheme

If you have the right skills or experience for this role; then please call Jeet on 0117 9221130 or email your CV with the job reference number to: - thank you and good luck with your job search

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