Support Worker

£10.50 Per Hour
England, South Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber
Hours per week: 37.5
Closing Date: July 18, 2022
Support Worker

Dimensions is a leading social care provider in England and Wales, supporting people with learning disabilities and autism

We are looking for thoughtful, caring and inspiring people to join our team of support workers in Barnsley S74.  Dimensions provide life changing support to people with learning disabilities and autism throughout England and Wales.  We often find great talent from retail, cleaning and hospitality backgrounds, but no matter what your experience, we want to hear from you.  This is your opportunity to start a career where you are genuinely changing people’s lives and to join an award winning team in the process.

You will be supporting 4 individuals in their early 50s to late 60s with PMLD who enjoy activities such as cooking/baking, trips to the shops, days out with family members to holidays away. We are looking for someone who is patient and adaptable to various methods of communication as 3 of the people you will be supporting use non-verbal methods of communication.

The role

  • Supporting with full personal care and manual handling
  • Supporting with meal preparation and feeding
  • Medication
  • Support with shopping, housework including cleaning and laundry
  • Supporting people to enjoy the activities they like to do
  • Full training provided

Typical Shift patterns 07:00-14:00, 07:00:-14:30,14:00-21:00, 14:30-22:00 including a sleep in (at least one sleep in per week)

For more information about the service and people we support, please contact Ryan Smith on 07768 387 318 or please click apply at the bottom to submit a short application.

Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are accredited by the Great Places To Work programme 2022.

Applications will be shortlisted on receipt and interviews will be held until the posts are filled

Your rewards

A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached

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  • An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions.
  • We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce
  • As Disability Confident Leaders , we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy - Dimensions has been awarded this symbol by Jobcentre Plus to recognise our commitment towards the employment, retention, training and career development of disabled employees
  • As part of our commitment to making reasonable adjustments we can offer support to complete your application. Please contact the Resourcing Consultant Team on 03003039150.
  • We now have British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos for all of our recruitment communications.

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