Support Worker - Female
Full time and Part time available
All training provided
Dimensions are one of the country’s largest not-for-profit organisations supporting people with learning difficulties, autism, behaviour of distress and complex needs and we are driven by our values. People with learning disabilities and their families are at the heart of everything we do.
You will support a lady in her 50s who loves doing a bit shopping, playing her music, arts and crafts and going on day trips.
She has a mild disability and personailty disorder, therefore having patience, empathy and understanding is an important part of this role. Building good relationships is vital, along with strong and consistant support to prevent behaviours of distress. You will need to keep a written record of activitys using IT systems, including updating of support plans and health and safefy records.
No personal care and manual handling involved, but you will administer medication.
Shifts pattern will vary throughout the week between the hours of 8am - 8pm, plus sleep Ins. (Will also include alternate weekends)
For further information, please contact Rachel on 07785518787.
Having a full drivers licence is an advantage and there is parking at the home. Links to public transport are good.
"Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010."
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 excellent training & qualifications programme, we also offer:
A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached
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