This is a Permanent Floating (Peripatetic) Support Worker role offering an increased rate based in Weymouth.
Do you have experience of supporting people with complex needs/ behaviours that challenge? Are you motivated and a leader of good practice? Do you like supporting a wide range of people? If so this exciting opportunity to join our crisis team could be the role for you!
This is a unique, permanent Support Worker role for Dimensions offering an increased rate (10% responsibility allowance for flexibility required) We currently have 2 full time contracts available. Contracted hours for full time are 37.5 hours, which may include 2 sleep-ins per week when required. In the main shifts will be allocated one month in advance, although the nature of the role may involve some changes to rota’s in order to react quickly to new support packages and service needs.
As a Peripatetic Support Worker your role will involve reporting directly to the Locality Development Manager and providing support to adults with complex care needs in Weymouth.
You will provide a highly skilled, flexible and responsive resource to the region which could arise from business growth or other service specific demands that could arise in complex services.
In return for your flexibility, we offer extensive service specific training in addition to a wide range of mandatory training, including autism awareness, positive behavioural support and active support. Our award winning personal development programme is also available for people who wish to further progress their career in social care.
Due to the geographical coverage, this role will only be suitable for drivers. A Full UK Drivers Licence is essential. Mileage and reasonable travel time is payable.
In response to the unprecedented events we are currently experiencing due to the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19, at this time we will be conducting our interviews via video calls
Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are members of the Great Places To Work programme 2019, 2020 and 2021.
For further information, please contact Nichola Ellison-Bone on 07500088175