Female Support Workers needed- Skellingthorpe
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We are looking for Support Workers in Skellingthorpe to cover various shifts on a full-time or part-time basis, would consider relief posts as well.
You will be supporting a woman who likes to go shopping, swimming, to the gym, pubs, discos and visiting garden centres and you will be required to accompany her. We are seeking Support Workers with patience who enjoy the same activities.
Her support will be 2:1 in the community and 1:1 support in her home. There is an element of manual handling involved due to the need of a wheelchair and a Sara Steady to get around when outside. She is fairly independent but on occasion needs support with some elements of personal care. Shifts will be fitted around the person we support, this will be discussed at interview.
Full UK/EU driving licence is essential for this role.
"Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010."
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.
A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached.
- 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.
- We now have British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos for all of our recruitment communications.
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