Support Worker

£9.60 hourly
  • Dimensions UK
  • Melton Constable
  • 12 Jul, 2022
Permanent

Job Description

Support Worker - £9.60ph - Melton Constable - Norfolk

This isn't just 'care work', It's supporting people to achieve their dreams!

Dimensions is an award winning, life changing, not-for-profit charity which promotes independence for every individual. We pride ourselves on being a values-based employer and if you are looking for a career in care – there couldn’t be anything more rewarding.

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

We are recruiting for amazing Support Worker in Melton Constable. Whether you have experience or not, we will help support you to reach your full potential by providing you with all the necessary training, guidance and support you need to complete your care certificate and further qualifications.

We support people with learning disabilities and autism, behaviours of distress, personal care, epilepsy, complex needs and much more. If you have a caring, kind and thoughtful nature, we would love to hear from you.

The role will involve:

You will support 1 gentleman and share responsibilities and duties with another colleague. Our client requires support 24hr a day. He suffers from epilepsy and may show behaviours of distress at times. He is looking for staff that will be understanding of his condition, patient and resilient. Our client likes to go but trips are being planned in advance and depend on client behaviour. You will be supporting client with meal preparation, various appointments, personal care and outings.

Shift patterns:

Mostly longs days starting at 9:30 am leading into a sleep. There is a possibility of split shifts.

For more information about the service and people we support, please contact Andrew Fowler on 07393 012 670

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

A Full UK driving licence is preferred but not essential for this role.


About you

We believe anyone has the potential be a great support worker, no matter your background, as long as you share our values; respect, partnership, courage, ambition and integrity – that’s why we recruit based on values and not skills or experience. For more information on our values based recruitment click here

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