Support Worker Female

D012706
£9.00 - £9.00 Per Hour
Redcar
England, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber
Permanent
Closing Date: October 28, 2021
Support Worker Female

Female Support Worker positions available now – with an outstanding benefit package!

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can make a difference to someone’s life every day?  Are you also looking for a company that provides fantastic benefits to all their employees to also enhance your own life whilst working with us?

Dimensions are one of the country’s largest not-for-profit companies supporting people with learning difficulties, autism, behaviours of distress and complex needs.  At Dimensions we offer the following benefits to our employees:

  • Up to 30 days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Free driving Lessons and your first practical and theory test paid for
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Employee perks to include discounted Cinema, shopping vouchers, holidays and days out
  • Employee Assistance helpline and support for yourself and family
  • Life Insurance pay out of 2 x your annual salary
  • Full comprehensive training scheme with opportunities to progress your career with qualifications that are nationally recognised

All we need to see from you is that you share our company values (found on our website).

Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are accredited by the Great Places To Work programme.

"Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010."
About the role

A typical role will involve;

  • Helping people learn the skills they need to live the life they choose
  • Personal care      
  • Support with shopping, housework including cleaning and laundry                                    
  • Supporting with medication
  • Supporting and encouraging people to find opportunities in education, employment and leisure, and enable them to take part in these opportunities        

Please note this is a female only role "Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010."

We are expanding within the Guisbrough area of Redcar & Cleveland and are looking for a part time female Support Worker to work with us to support a young lady with learning disabilities to transition from school into day service.

Initially the transition work will be a few hours a week getting to know them and their family after school on an evening, while working in existing Dimensions services locally, and some time spent working with management to commission the service. You will form part of building blocks of the wider support team as we slowly introduce more support.

The final shift patterns will be Monday to Friday 0830 - 1630, with on call duties. This role has the potential with in one year to include more working hours if you would like this. 


Apply now

  • 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.  Please contact the Resourcing Consultant Team on 03003039150.
  • We now have British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos for all of our recruitment communications.

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