Support Worker - Lincoln
Hourly rate - £9.20 per hour
30 hours per week
Full Driving Licence preferable
Dimensions is a leading social care provider in England and Wales, supporting people with learning disabilities and autism
About the role
We are looking for a Support Worker to join our team. You will be supporting two gentlemen and a lady aged between 24 and 53 within a supported living service just outside of Lincoln on a part time basis (30 hrs per week ).
You will be enthusiastic, a good motivator, have a good sense of humour. You will be expected to work as part of an established team and there may be some aspects of lone working at times. The people we support are looking for someone to support them with all aspects of their lives including personal care, cooking, cleaning tasks, shopping, attending appointments, administering medication and attending social activities.
The people we support enjoy walking, going to the park, swimming, visiting the pub and days out to the coast. There is no direct moving and handling within this service however, you will be required to carry out some lifting tasks such as carrying shopping and putting wheelie bins out.
You will work as part of a four week rolling rota, which includes a variety of shifts including morning, afternoon, evenings and sleep-ins, this will include weekends.
There is an expectation to complete training on-line using the ‘Learning Connect’ system. There is also an expectation that you will be confident in using a tablet/laptop as all of our compliance and daily records are on-line.
The ideal candidate will be a driver as the people we support have their own vehicle and you will be expected to drive this as part of your role.
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.
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.
If being a Support Worker sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you. The attached job description, person specification and additional information will provide you with lots of information on the role and Dimensions. To apply it couldn’t be simpler - just click on the button below to complete the application process.
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.