Support Worker

We are looking for Support Workers to support a lady in Trowbridge. You don’t need experience as full training is given. We offer a great benefits package and competitive pay rates. You will be friendly and approachable and support individuals to have a great life with excellent outcomes.

As a support worker you will support this lady to get involved in voluntary work, be creative with arts and crafts, cook healthy meals, attend Slimming World group, get out and about in the community and make new friends. You will be required to support her with her mental health however you will receive guidance on how to do this. She is a lovely lady to get to know and enjoys a good cup of tea and a chat!

There is a sleep in shift in a neighbouring flat and is there if there is an emergency for this lady. The shifts tend to vary dependent on what she would like to do however the sleep in shift will start at 8.30pm and finish at 9.30am the following day.

Dimensions are one of the country’s largest not-for-profit organisation supporting people with learning difficulties, autism, challenging behaviour and complex needs and we are driven by our values. People with learning disabilities and their families are at the heart of everything we do.

Don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity, apply today.

You will receive full training and shadow shifts so that you are able to support this lady well. We also offer a range of further training and qualifications.

Being a driver is not essential as the people we support have public transport passes. You will get paid monthly on 25th of every month. In this service and surrounding services, there will be an opportunity to pick up overtime shifts should you wish to.

For more information about the service and people we support, please contact Becca Newton on 07393012658 or e-mail jessica.pike@dimensions-uk.org.

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  • An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions.
  • We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce
  • As disability confident leaders, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy - 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 one of our offices using assistive technology.

Benefits

  • OTE £17,572.86

Requirements

  • Support Worker
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