Female Support Worker
Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are members of the Great Places To Work programme 2019.
Start your day knowing you'll make a difference - we are looking for Female Support Workers to join our team of Support Workers in Hounslow and create a positive difference that improves life for the people we support.
As a support worker you will support a group of seven young adults who live together and are supported by Dimensions.
They live in the Hounslow area and need more Support Workers to join our expanding team. Their home is very easily accessible by public transport, there is free parking available on-site for staff.
They require support with all daily living, medication, however we always attempt to do active support.
They do of lots of activities, cooking, music therapy, swimming, day trips, social clubs etc.
There is also personal care and due to their mobility requirements, they do require support with their wheelchairs and lifting equipment. We provide training for all aspects of the role.
One of them do have their own car so if you are a driver this is a great advantage.
Their families and friends play a big part in our lives so they will also require support with maintaining those relationships.
They're staffed 24 hours a day and you'll be part of a team that works flexibly on a rota, shift patterns are from;
Early shifts 7am -2.30pm or 8am - 2.30pm
Also sometimes these shifts finish at 3.30pm to accommodate activities.
Late shifts 2pm - 9.30pm; along with working alternative weekends and occasional bank holiday.
"Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010."
A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached.
- An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions.
- We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce
- As disability confident leaders, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy - Dimensions has been awarded this symbol by Jobcentre Plus to recognise our commitment towards the employment, retention, training and career development of disabled employees
- As part of our commitment to making reasonable adjustments we can offer support to complete your application in one of our offices using assistive technology.
Alternatively please send your CV via email for an easy apply application.