Support Worker

Support Worker

Voyage Care | Swindon, ENG, GB

Posted a month ago

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Description

*\*Support Worker Opportunity!\**

*Location/Service: Swindon, Wiltshire*

At Voyage Care we value the hard work and commitment of our colleagues by offering:

* *Enhanced evening and weekend pay at an additional 50p per hour (Ts & Cs apply)*
* *Premium overtime rates at an additional £1 per hour (Ts & Cs apply)*

*Benefits: Life assurance, Blue Light Card, Opportunities for career development, Paid training, Industry recognised qualifications, Fully funded DBS*

As a *Support Worker *at 4 Hermitage Lane, you will work with people who have learning disabilities and complex needs to promote independence and support them to lead as fulfilling life as possible, incorporating both therapy based activities and social based activities.

Throughout a typical day, you’ll help our residents with the everyday challenges of washing, dressing and eating. Crucially, enabling them to carry out tasks, chores and hobbies that most people take for granted but are really meaningful for your client. You’ll be out and about, enjoying life together and no single day will be the same. A big part of your role will be supporting people to do their favorite things and try new activities.

Some of the activities we do are:

* Swimming,
* Cinema
* Bowling
* Day center's,
* Arts and crafts
* Volunteering
* Shopping
* Building independent skills i.e meal prep
* Cooking

*Requirements: *
Support Workers in this location, all of our staff receive training tailored to the needs of the people they support.

*Benefits*

* Paid DBS\* & Annual Leave
* Free external counselling support & advice service available 24/7
* Paid Training & Inductions
* Fully funded nationally recognised qualifications such as level 3 in Health & Social Care
* Pension scheme & Life insurance policy
* Employee discount app - discounts at leading retail stores
* Blue Light Card - recognised discount card for hundreds of hight street retailers, restaurants etc
* Long service awards - reward scheme of working with us
* Refer a friend - receive £500 or refer 3 friends & receive £2000 (Terms and conditions apply)

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £10.00 per hour

Benefits:
* Casual dress
* Company pension
* Employee discount
* Gym membership
* Life insurance
* Referral programme
* Store discount
Physical setting:
* Residential home
Shift:
* 10 hour shift
* 12 hour shift
* 8 hour shift
* Day shift

Licence/Certification:
* Driving Licence (preferred)

Work Location: One location%12934128%