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Part Time Support Worker - Ebbw Vale

  • Location:

    Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent

  • Sector:

    Vetro Care, Support Work

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £19094 - £19385 per annum + inc. sleeps (pro rata)

  • Contact:

    Menna Del Jones

  • Contact email:

    menna@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    895556_1584455175

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-16

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Menna Del Williams

DO YOU LOVE PROMOTING INDEPENDENCE?

DO YOU WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE?

IF YES - WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU!

If you have bags of energy and a passion for caring for others, we have an amazing opportunity for experienced female* Support Workers to join a supported living service in Blaenau Gwent, supporting ladies with learning disabilities.

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.

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.

So 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.

Hourly rate:

£8.72 / £8.88 + £62 for sleep in shifts - you would be asked to do 1 per week

Contract: Permanent contract; 20 - 25 hours per week

Overtime is available if you wanted additional hours

Shifts: Shifts are planned on a rota, 4 weeks in advance. Flexibility throughout the week is ideal as the hours are planned around the needs of the service users.

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

*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.

To be considered for this role, please click "Apply". One of the Vetro team will be in touch to talk about the role in more detail and your experience.

At Vetro Recruitment we have over 100 years' combined recruitment experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We are REC GOLD accredited and CIW registered and pride ourselves on the service we offer our clients and candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role.

Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we're here to help.

www.vetrorecruitment.co.uk

Vetro Recruitment acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merit alone.