Support Worker - Billingham

Location: Sandown Road

Contract Type: Full Time, Part Time, Bank, Permanent

Closing Date: 30 June 2021

Salary: £9.34 per hour

Specific Hours: Various hours shifts available

Support Worker - Billingham

Sandown Road provides 24-hour care and support to adults with learning/physical disabilities and complex needs.  We are looking to recruit a Support Worker with experience and training in care to support each person who uses the service to lead a fulfilling and independent life according to individual needs and choices.  This will include supporting with preparing meals, shopping, paying bills, bathing and personal care, medication administration and outings within the community.

Essential Criteria: 

  • An ability to demonstrate the core values of the Charity
  • NVQ2 in care (or willingness to attain)
  • Ability to respond to guidance and direction
  • Experience of working with vulnerable adults
  • Experience of developing personal care plans
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Able to provide personal care
  • Able to work flexible hours and sleep-ins
  • Maintain confidentiality, honesty and reliability
  • Non-discriminatory and respect for cultural and religious heritage of all people

 Benefits and Rewards:

  • Annual leave entitlement of 33 days (pro-rata) including bank and public holidays
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Auto Enrolment Pension Scheme
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Bike to Work Scheme
  • We are an equal opportunities employer
  • Excellent training and development opportunities

Click here to view the full Job Description and Person Specification

For an informal discussion regarding the vacancy please call Carly Goodall, Service Manager or Stacey Green, Deputy Service Manager on 01642 365377.

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