Support Worker

£12.83 - £12.83 Per Hour
England, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber
Hours per week: 37.5
Closing Date: July 04, 2024
Support Worker

Join Our Team as a Support Worker in Rufforth!

Pay: £12.83 per hour
Location: Rufforth, YO23 - Easily commutable from York, Harrogate, and Leeds
Positions: Full Time / Part Time
Requirements: Full UK Driving Licence Essential (Manual)

Are you a Support Worker looking to make a difference? If so, we’d love to hear from you!

Who Will I Be Supporting?

You will be supporting a young man with complex needs to live his life how he chooses. He lives in his own home in the village of Rufforth and enjoys:

Keeping active: Walking, cycling, and swimming

Listening to music
Cuddling with his dog
Spending time with his family

What Will You Be Doing?

Empowering Independence: Support him to live his life how he chooses and to achieve his goals.
Daily Support: Assist with everyday needs, including taking medication, budgeting, cooking, cleaning, and laundry.
Encouragement: Provide friendly encouragement and reminders for personal hygiene routines.
Emotional and Behavioural Support: Full training provided.

Flexible Shift Patterns

Long Day Sleep-In Shift: 9am – 9am the following day (includes sleep-in shift)
Sleep-In Shift: 11pm – 7am (£45 per shift)

We’re looking for people with flexibility to work on a rota basis that includes a combination of these shifts across weekdays and weekends. Rotas are provided at least 4 weeks in advance to support a healthy work-life balance, which we’re very passionate about!

Why Choose Dimensions?

Award-Winning Workplace: Recognised as one of the UK’s best workplaces in the ‘super large’ category by the Great Place to Work Institute six years in a row.
Generous Leave: 30 days annual leave pro rata with the option to buy and sell leave.
Career Development: Paid training and opportunities to further develop your career through funded accredited courses.
Well-Being Focus: Comprehensive well-being strategy and staff listening network.
Values-Driven: We put people with learning disabilities and their families at the heart of everything we do.
Referral Bonus: Receive a £200 bonus if you refer a friend and they’re successfully employed.
Additional Perks: Childcare vouchers, Bike to Work scheme, discounts on meals, shopping, entertainment, and gym memberships.

Other Important Information

Immediate Reviews: Applications are reviewed upon receipt and interviews will continue until positions are filled.
Equality Commitment: Gender is considered a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010 where mentioned.
DBS Disclosure: An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be covered by Dimensions.
Inclusive Workforce: We welcome applications from everyone with the right to work in the UK and value diversity in our workforce.
Disability Confident: We guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.
BSL Support: British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos are available for all of our recruitment communications.

Ready to make a real difference? Apply now and join a team that values you and the incredible work you do!

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