Support Worker

£9.23 hourly
  • Choice Support
  • Maidstone, UK
  • 07 Oct, 2021
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Job Description

Would you like to work for a company who has been ranked 27th by Great Place to Work 2021 https://www.choicesupport.org.uk/about–us/blog/great–places–to–work–award–2021? 

Choice Support is a national charity supporting people with autism, learning disabilities and mental health needs. We put people at the centre of everything we do, so that they get support that truly meets their needs. We also pride ourselves that 92% of our services are rated either ‘Good’ or ‘Excellent’ by CQC. 


The role:

We are currently looking to recruit a Support Worker for our service in the Maidstone area.

You’ll be supporting a young man who has learning disabilities and autism. If you have experience supporting those with multiple diagnostics and enjoy making a difference then why not join our established team today. 


Job Title: Support Worker                                                                                     

Hours: Full time and Part time available                                                                                       

Shift Patterns: Days or Waking nights available                                                                     

Salary: £9.23                                                                                     

Location/Postcode: Maidstone ME15                                                             

Driving License: Essential


Daily Duties Can Include:

• Helping the people we support to learn new skills

• Assisting with day to day living tasks 

• Ensuring the people we support are encourage to reach their full potential

• Personal Care, which can include washing, bathing and toileting 


About you:

Experience is not essential to be considered for our role, as long as you have a genuine passion for supporting people. Here at Choice Support we value people for who they are and believe that with the right support everyone can live the life they choose.  


What can we offer you in return?


Company Benefits Include:

• Full Company induction and training

• Excellent Training and Career progression

• Fully paid for DBS

• Discounted Shopping Vouchers

• Life Assurance 

• Access to an Employee Assistance Programme

• Choice Support will contribute £15 per driving license for up to 20 lessons to anyone who is learning to drive. (only to be included for driver essential roles)


If you would like an informal chat about any of our roles, you can contact us on Choicesupport@cohesionrecruitment.com OR 0121 713 6941. Our offices are open Monday–Friday 9am–5:30pm! 


We look forward to reviewing your application!


Choice Support has been awarded the Bronze Employer Recognition Scheme Award and have signed up to the Armed Forces Covenant –  https://www.armedforcescovenant.gov.uk/support–and–advice/businesses/

Our commitment to diversity: We are committed to promoting diversity and inclusion and taking action to address inequality. We particularly welcome applications from anyone who is from a black, Asian or minority ethnic background, anyone who considers themselves to have a disability and members of the LGBTQ+ community.

Choice Support is Disability Confident which is a scheme run by the Department of Work and Pensions. As part of our commitment we operate a Guaranteed Interview Scheme – all candidates who declare a disability and meet the essential criteria for the role will be guaranteed an interview.