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support worker

  • Location:

    Totton and Eling, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Support Work

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £8.50 per hour + overtime available

  • Contact:

    Faye Stovell

  • Contact email:


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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Faye Stovell

Our client; a small supported living home for adults with learning difficulties in Totton; Southampton, are looking for 2 day support workers to join their small friendly team on a full time basis. The job is 37.5 hours per week and would suit someone comfortable working with adults with challenging behaviours and learning difficulties. This job is paying £8.50 / hour.

Our client provides thorough ongoing training and support and believes in developing staff on an ongoing basis to aid strong personal career development.

Our client; a supported living home for up to 6 residence is looking for a support worker who has experience supporting those with challenging and sometime unpredictable behaviours. You may only have a small amount of experience in the sector but with the right attitude our client can provide all the training you need to work comfortably in this role.

Proact SKIPr training will be given to the successful candidate.

If you would like to hear more about this role please feel free to call Faye on 07469854010 for an informal chat or apply below.

Main duties within our Support Worker vacancies:

  • Supporting clients within a supported living unit in Totton.
  • Assisting with meal preparation
  • Supporting clients within day groups and social activities
  • Assisting with Personal Care
  • Encouraging client's independence
  • Helping with general housekeeping
  • Dealing with challenging behaviours
  • Meal preparation
  • Personal care on occasions
  • You must be available for full time work and to work every other weekend.
  • No sleep in's are required.

The Benefits

  • Clear career progression
  • Reputable, well known company
  • £250 Refer a friend scheme
  • Dedicated consultant
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Employer Contribution Pension scheme
  • 24-hour access to online training
  • No sleep in shifts required.

If you have always wanted to become a support worker but have never had the opportunity due to lack of experience or qualifications, this could be the opportunity you have been waiting for! OR If you are already a support worker looking to for a new challenge, this role could offer your career the stepping stone to new opportunities working alongside other care professionals.

We currently have a number of roles available additional to the vacancy also .. so if this role isn't quite what you are looking for please feel free to contact me to discuss our other support workers and care assistance jobs - these range from full and part time work; contracted; permanent as well as adhoc shifts. The roles are across Southampton, Portsmouth, Gosport and Fareham. Please feel free to contact me for an informal chat if you feel any of the above is of interest to you.What happens next:

If this position sounds of interest, please click "Apply Online". One of the Vetro team will be in touch to talk about the role in more detail and your experience.

At Vetro Care, 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 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.


Vetro Care 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 merits alone.