Are you looking for a change in career and making a difference while supporting people?
Working at our supported living home in Margate you will enhance the quality of life of two gentlemen who live there by empowering their independence. The gentlemen are both deaf so an understanding of BSL is desirable. We are looking for someone who is proactive, works well under pressure and can be adaptive within their role to meet the needs of the people we support. Dimensions support workers do not need prior experience in Health or Social Care as full training is given.
Knowledge related to Autism and Positive Behaviour Support is preferred, however full training will be provided for the successful candidate.
As a Support Worker no two days are the same as we encourage the people we support, to live the most independent life they can and help them make informed choices.
For further information, please contact Emma on 07903550057 or click below to submit short application.
Benefits for Support Workers working with Dimensions include:
- A competitive payrate up to £10.56 per hour
- up to 30 days paid Annual Leave (including public holidays – pro rata)
- Opportunities for career progression
- High Street Discounts – Retail and Entertainment (supermarkets, hospitality, pubs, cinema etc.)
- Industry leading training
- Enhanced DBS paid for by us
Activities Support Workers at the service may be involved with include:
- Trips to cinema and local coffee shops
- Visiting parks, gardens and going for a drive
- Enabling independence by assisting with day-to-day tasks (this will include finances, shopping, cooking, manual handling & personal care)
Dimensions is a values-based employer, when looking for candidates:
- We do not need you to have prior experience as full training is given
- We want you to be happy to work within our values of ambition, courage, integrity, partnership and respect
- We know that you make a real difference to the lives of the people we support and their loved ones.
Dimensions is about people. We are ambitious for the people we support and our colleagues. We want the people we support to have fulfilling lives and we want our colleagues to have great careers with us. So if you would like to be a part of our team and if you feel that your values match ours, please apply by clicking the button below - upload your CV and we will be in touch. You could soon be making a positive difference every day. If you want more information or just an informal chat about Dimensions and the roles we have available – please contact Irene on 0300 303 9150 or drop us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
This role requires an enhanced DBS Disclosure, which will be obtained for you by Dimensions.
Dimensions is an equal opportunities employer that values diversity and is strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and applicants for employment. Dimensions are Disability Confident Committed and we guarantee to interview all applicants who let us know they have a disability and meet the minimum essential criteria for this role. 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 our offices using assistive technology.