Community Support Worker

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£16,548 - £19,477
21 Jun 2018
19 Jul 2018
Contract Type

"I can't believe I'm being paid to do this! Every day is diverse and different"

Together Trust are recruiting for brilliant and passionate Community Support Workers to join our teams across Greater Manchester and Stockport. Our nurturing homes are for young adults with complex needs, learning and physical disabilities. You will be joining a committed, friendly team that consists of Specialist Support Workers, Senior Specialists, Team Leaders and Managers who all work hard to ensure the best service is provided.

Your main responsibilities will include;

·To provide a caring, safe, secure and accepting environment/service that meets the physical, health, social needs and rights of the service users and their families.

·To provide personal assistance, personal care, and the administration of medication in line with the Trust policy and procedure documents.

·To provide the highest level of support in order to enable greater independence, choice and fulfilment for the service users.

We have both full and part time opportunities available so please state on application your preference. This truly is a rewarding role in a work hard play hard environment. As well as supporting the normal day to day you will support with hobbies, activities and some amazing holidays! Apply today to hear more about our service locations and for an immediate interview! 

The pay grade displayed for this post is determined in line with the NJC job evaluation scheme. Please note that regardless of experience or qualifications, all new Together Trust staff will start on the first pay-point of the relevant pay grade.  Within each pay grade there are six points. Staff will progress from point to point on an annual basis providing that they meet the criteria set in the Together Trust pay policy.

Please note that role profiles are generic and are not meant to capture specific qualifications for specific roles. Therefore, please ensure you refer to the job description for specific details and requirements about the role you wish to apply for.

As part of Together Trusts commitment to our staff and service users, any new recruits will be required to undertake pre-employment checks and a tailored training programme before commencing their role. Each programme will be specific to the role and service you are successful for. The trust training programmes and therefore start dates are fixed so you will be required to attend the next available induction dependant on when your pre-employment checks are complete. We advise all successful candidates to be mindful of this when handing in their notice.

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.