Job Title: Support Worker
Hours: 39 hours
Shift Patterns: 7:30am–10pm and sleep in
Location/Postcode: Gravesend DA 11
Driving License: NOT ESSENTIAL
Choice Support are proud to be one of a few social care charities recognised as a Great Place to Work.
We are a national charity supporting people with autism, learning disabilities and mental health needs, putting people at the centre of everything we do, creating opportunities for happiness.
We are currently looking to recruit a Support Worker for our service in the Gravesend area.
You’ll be supporting a very independent lady in a beautiful newly built cottage, which has a staff sleep room all newly equipped with furnishings, TV and an on suite for staff use only.
She enjoys arts and crafts and loves all kind of animals and has a very caring nature. Your day will consist of going for walks, shopping and supporting her to be independent as well as competing tasks such as ironing and
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
Experience is not essential to be considered for our role, as long as you have a genuine passion for supporting people, you can be considered! 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:
· Excellent Training and Career progression
· Fully paid for DBS
· Discounted Shopping Vouchers
· Life Assurance
· Access to an Employee Assistance Programme
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.