Support Worker

£9.60 Per Hour
England, East of England, Suffolk
Hours per week: 37.5
Closing Date: August 29, 2022
Support Worker

Support Workers needed!

£9.60 per hour

Ipswich, IP2

Car drivers with their own vehicles would be desirable.

We are expanding our support teams across Ipswich, we have the following vacancies available:

  • 3 Permanent full time contracts- 37.5 hours per week
  • 4 Permanent part time contract- hours between 7.5-30 hours per week

What will I be doing?

  • You will be supporting adults with a diagnosis of a learning disability and/or autism.
  • Providing 1-1 support as well as working in a team of experienced and dedicated Support Workers.
  • Going to activities including going to the cinema, swimming, bounce, and long walks at country parks.
  • Supporting with cooking, shopping, medication, and other daily living skills.
  • Promoting independence and supporting to gain as many skills and opportunities as possible.
  • Encouraging to exercise and to eat a healthy diet.

When will I be working?

  • Shifts are 07:00-14:30, 14:30-22:00. long days, every other weekends and occasional sleep ins (22:00-07:00)
  • We provide support 7 days a week  
  • Rotas are provided 4 weeks in advance

Why choose Dimensions?

  • 30 days annual leave entitlement, pro-rata, (including bank holidays), rising to a maximum of 35 days. 
  • £500 recommend a friend scheme
  • Discounts and cashback on the high street and online shopping through Rewarding Dimensions. 
  • Pension scheme, including a money purchase scheme with employee and employer contribution. 
  • Free access to the Employee Assistance Programme with a 24/7 helpline for advice and support, also available to partners and immediate family. 
  • Recognition and financial bonus every five years through our Long Service Awards.
  • Opportunity to purchase Simply Health, a discounted health and dental cover scheme.

Additional Information

  • Applications are reviewed upon receipt and interviews will take place until the positions are filled.
  • 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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