Support Worker

£9.80 hourly
  • Choice Support
  • Southend-on-Sea, UK
  • 05 May, 2022

Job Description

Job Title: Support Worker  

Hours:  Full Time– 39 hours  

Shift Patterns: Days, Nights, Sleep–ins

Salary: £9.80 per hour  

Location/Postcode: Southend, S22 (between two services)

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 Southend area.

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.  

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, which can include washing, bathing and toileting

Company Benefits Include:

• Discounted Shopping Vouchers

• Life Assurance

• Access to an Employee Assistance Programme

• Career Progression

If you would like an informal chat about any of our roles, you can contact us on 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 ––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.

While Covid19 vaccinations are no longer mandatory, Choice Support still recognises the vaccine to be the best line of defence against Covid 19. Some of our services still require staff to be fully vaccinated – the position which you are applying for is one of those services and applications will only be accepted from candidates who are fully vaccinated prior to their start date.