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Part Time Support Worker - Pontypool

  • Location:

    Pontypool

  • Sector:

    Vetro Care, Support Work

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £8.72 - £8.89 per hour

  • Contact:

    Menna Del

  • Contact email:

    menna@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

  • Job ref:

    J1434

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2048-01-25

  • Startdate:

    2020-09-08

  • Consultant:

    Menna Del Williams

DO YOU LOVE PROMOTING INDEPENDENCE?
DO YOU HAVE EXPERIENCE OF SUPPORT WORK & LOOKING FOR A NEW CHALLENGE?
 
IF YES - WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU! 
 
We have a fantastic opportunity for experienced female* Support Workers to join an amazing team within a supported living service in Pontypool, supporting ladies with learning disabilities and complex needs. *This role is exempt under the Equality Act 2010 pursuant to Schedule 9, Part 1.  – open to female applicants only due to the intimate nature of the care that is needed.
 
We're looking for enthusiastic and passionate individuals who can encourage and support the service users with independent living, daily tasks and lots of activities. Due to the nature of the activities - we are only able to consider applicants who have a full drivers licence and a car
 
 
Salary: Hourly rate is £8.72 - £8.89
Sleep allowance (£62) and overtime pay is paid in addition 
 
Contract: Permanent contract; 25 hours per week
 
Shifts: Shifts are worked over 7 days a week, including weekends and bank holidays. The rota is usually booked 4 weeks in advance so you always know where you are! 
 
What's involved?

You will be joining a team that's in place to make people's lives better every day. You will provide;
  • Personal care and support with getting out and about
  • Promoting independence and decision making
  • Promoting social inclusion and positive engagement in the community.

We are looking for individuals who ideally have;
  • A background of supporting vulnerable people 
  • A positive outlook and enthusiasm for activities 
  • Openness to take part in ongoing training for personal development
  • MUST be over 18 and have a full licence and car.
 
Benefits
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Flexible shift patterns
  • Working as part of a supportive team
  • Healthcare Scheme
  • Fully paid training and assistance to achieve QCF qualifications
 
To be considered for this role, please click "Apply". One of the team will be in touch to talk about the role in more detail and your experience.