£9.00 per hour
Part-time, 30 hours per week
We are currently supporting two males, one in his 20s and one in his 40s in their own homes in the DL1 area of Darlington. They have learning disabilities, autism and require support with their mental health. The gentleman in his 20s can display behaviour that others may find challenging. They are looking for kind and patient people to join their support teams on a part-time basis, working 30 hours per week.
Your role will be to support them to achieve their goals, which includes engaging in the activities they enjoy. The gentleman in his 40s loves fishing, shopping and rock climbing and the younger gentleman enjoys going to the cinema, going out for walks, day trips and playing his computer games. They both have relationships with their families and friends and may need support during visits.
The gentleman are independent in terms of their personal care but you will be providing support with their meal preparation, medication administration, grocery shopping and household tasks including cooking, cleaning and laundry.
Shifts start at 9am one day and finish at 9am the following day with a sleepover shift included. We’re looking for people who can work a combination of shifts on a rota that includes weekdays, weekends and a share of bank holidays. At Dimensions, we value a healthy work / life balance and as such, you will receive your rota 4 weeks in advance.
You will receive full training and support and you will have access to opportunities that could further develop your career.
There is free parking available for staff cars and good public transport links to both of the gentleman’s houses.
For further information about the role, please contact Ashleigh on 07908 470 026.
Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are members of the Great Places to Work programme 2019, 2020 & 2021.
A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached.
Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and interviews will take place until the positions are filled. If you’re excited by this opportunity, don’t delay, apply today! We look forward to receiving your application.