Support Worker - Thaxted, Essex

£9.40 - £9.50 hourly
  • Zero Three Care Homes
  • Thaxted, Essex, UK
  • 11 Jan, 2022

Job Description

We are looking for enthusiastic people to join our teams in Thaxted, Essex.

Are you motivated and committed to the delivery of person-centered support whilst ensuring the people we support live a full and independent life and do you have a passion for making a difference in the lives of others?

 Do you enjoy:

  • Making a difference?
  • Making the most of every opportunity each day brings?
  • Doing something different each day?
  • And watching others develop their skills of independence?

 Worried you don’t have any experience? Not a problem, it’s much more important that you have the right personal qualities to be a support worker.  

  • Are you kind?
  • Do you have a caring nature?
  • Are you trustworthy and reliable?

 We love watching the people we support take part in daily tasks to improve their quality of life; the joy and accomplishment our staff get when a small task to us is a huge achievement to someone we support. We celebrate all our successes. We strive to support all the service users in active support and promote community presence and participation.

 Do you have a passion and the energy to step into this position? To maintain high standards of professional conduct and motivate your colleagues to reach the same goal for the people you support and the home they live in?

 We are looking for someone who understands the importance of ensuring that that there is a focus on fun, good health and enjoyment, providing people with a learning disability the opportunity to expand and develop their life experiences  not only in their own home but in the community as well. Each of the people we support have different needs and all their support is tailored to meet those individual needs.

 Why choose us?

  • We are experts in our field, with residential homes and supported living services in Essex providing support to adults with learning disabilities
  • We specialise in supporting those who may display complex and challenging behaviours
  • Our person-centred active support approach has seen us enjoy supporting service users to develop their skills
  • We provide a comprehensive training package
  • There is great on-going career progression with long service awards starting after 2 years
  • Our benefits platform includes an employee assistance programme, retail discounts, gym membership discounts, cycle to work and much more
  • We offer a competitive salary with enhancements for working nights
  • We offer guaranteed hours with both part time and full time contracts available

If you think you have the essential qualities to make a difference, please contact our HR department on 01376574150 for an informal chat complete or even better complete an online application via our website: