Female Support Worker
£9.60 per hour
Part-time, 16 hours per week
Full training provided
Who will I be supporting?
A gentleman with autism who is supported to live independently in his own home
He loves walking and will often walk for 2-3 hours a day in all weather conditions
He also enjoys watching older comedy shows, quiz shows, playing games, going to the library, shopping in charity shops, going to museums and he loves anything Thomas the Tank Engine!
What will I be doing?
You will be supporting him to live his life how he chooses, to be himself and to achieve his goals
You will be supporting him to increase his independent living skills, which includes meal preparation, medication administration, budgeting, cooking cleaning and laundry
He is independent in terms of his personal care, but appreciates some friendly encouragement and reminders to complete his routines
What shifts are available?
Days shifts from 8/9am – 5pm
4pm – 11pm followed by sleepover shift
Rotas are provided at least 4 weeks in advance
Why choose Dimensions?
Dimensions are proud to be one of very few social care organisations that have been recognised by the Great Places to Work programme in 2019, 2020, 2021 & 2022
We’re a values-driven organisation that puts people with learning disabilities and their families at the heart of everything we do
We care about our colleagues and are passionate about our comprehensive well-being strategy and staff listening network
We offer 30 days annual leave pro rata with the option to buy and sell leave
If you refer a friend to us and if they’re successfully employed, you’ll receive a £200 bonus
We offer paid training and options to further develop your career through funded accredited courses
Childcare vouchers, our Bike to Work scheme and discounts on meals, shopping, entertainment, and gym memberships are also available
I’m interested! How do I apply?
Click “Apply Now” to complete a short application – we look forward to hearing from you!
Other important information:
Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.
Applications are reviewed upon receipt and interviews will take place until the positions are filled
An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions.
We welcome applications from everyone with the right to work in the UK 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
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 if you require adjustments
British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos are available for all of our recruitment communications