Support Worker - Bournemouth
Hourly rate - £9.27 per hour
Hours - 20 - 37.5 hours per week
About the role
We are looking for dymanic Support Workers for 2 of our services in the Poole area. Both gentleman live in their own bungalows, "John" is in his 40s and "Peter" is in his 50s, both have Autism and learning disabilities, and have behaviours that present as challenging.
Both gentleman have very similar interests, they love music, long drives in their cars, and going for walks. "Peter" is a bit quieter and likes to have his own space. "John" is a bit more bubbly and you'll know when he's awake! He also likes going for a bike ride and having a bit of a kick about with the football. We are trying to encourage both to gain more independence through involvement in housework and gardening, but also meal prep.
Shift patterns will vary weekly and work around the people we support including 7.30am - 2.30pm/2.30pm - 10pm/Long days 7am - 10pm/Waking Nights and alternate weekends (to be discussed at interview).
Full Driving Licence essential, however non-drivers will be considered for Waking Night vacancies.
Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are accredited by the Great Places To Work programme.
Successful candidates will work well with the people we support with a person centered approach. No previous experience necessary.
We are passionate about investing in your training and career development. Our training covers essential skills and knowledge to provide support in line with the Care Certificate.
Alongside our generous benefits package, we give you:
A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached.
Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are accredited by the Great Places To Work programme.. At Dimensions, you will have the satisfaction of knowing you’ve changed someone’s life, and in return, we’ll help you on your career path to be the best you can be.
An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role and if applicable an overseas DBS check, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions.