Support Worker / Care Assistant
Portsmouth - PO3, PO4
ALL TRAINING PROVIDED
We are looking for Relief Support Workers in Portsmouth to work between various services and to cover various shifts.
We are looking for people who share our values and can support someone to have the life they want to live and in return, we offer fantastic benefits, training and a great team environment.
As a Relief Support Worker, you’ll be helping people that you support to live the individual life they want, ensuring they have choice and control over the planning and delivery of their support. You’ll be providing Dimensions with a flexible source of support to help manage colleague absences, additional support needs, or other service-specific demand which may arise.
You will help the people we support to shop for things they wish to buy including their clothes and food, and to prepare their meals as required, whilst help, encourage, support and teach the people we support to do their housework, including cleaning and laundry.
A part of the role will be to support people to maintain personal and intimate care as needed, which may include dressing themselves, showering/bathing, using the toilet and you will have to keep some written records, using IT systems as required to help you, including support plans, financial info and health and safety records.
Shift Patterns - These can vary throughout the week and depend on what the people we support do and you will be mostly lone working. This can be anything from 7am - 3pm / 1pm - 10pm / weekends, bank holidays and nights.
For further information, please contract Jan on 07393 012596 (Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm)
The Relief pay rate for Portsmouth is £9.22 per hour. As a Relief worker, your annual leave is accrued for each hour that you work and paid to you on a monthly basis bring each hour you work to £9.99
Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are accredited by the Great Places To Work programme.