Support Worker – Community Support

Job Ref:CS1119
Location:Community based
Salary:£8.50 per hour
Hours:8-20 per week

Support worker – Community Support
Salary: £8.50 per hour
Job Ref No: CS1119
Hours: 8-20 per week
Location: Community based – no fixed place
Contract type: Permanent

About the Job?

Whatever challenges life brings, we think everyone should have a chance to change things for the better. As a Support Worker, you’ll empower people with support needs to live the way they want to live.

The main responsibilities of the role will include; creating opportunities, developing relationships and building trust with the people you support. You’ll support individuals to play an active role within their communities and help them to achieve their goals. As Ann Marie explains below, nothing comes close to the feeling you get when you are helping to change someone’s life:

‘I love that the job is different every day. This is not your usual 9 to 5, its more personal you can build meaningful relationship with people. The job is rewarding in itself and I love knowing that I make a difference in someone’s life’ Ann Marie, Support Worker 

Who are we looking for?

We’re on the hunt for someone who has a big heart, is open-minded, genuine, determined and professional. The perfect candidate will be positive with a can-do approach and will be committed to providing excellent support.

Previous experience is not essential; you’ll receive access to our extensive training programme which will enable you to gain all the skills and knowledge you need to be excellent at your job. We’ll also make sure you get a comprehensive induction and our experienced staff team will support you in your journey with us.

To ensure the delivery of a flexible, responsive service which can adapt to changes in each individual’s level of need and which provides a continuous presence. Successful candidate will provide a waking night service which enables people to stay safe and protected from harm.

Key dates

  • Closing date – 6th December 2019

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