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Support Worker

  • Location:

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Support Work

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £8.21 - £9.15 per hour + Pension scheme, refer a friend bonus+

  • Contact:

    Nikki Hunt

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Nikki Hunt

Full and Part-time hours available!

No experience necessary if you are happy to undertake any necessary training!

Vetro recruitment are seeking committed support workers for flexible shifts in and around the Portsmouth area.

-Part-time and full-time hours are available.

-Day or night shifts also available

-The pay rate for this role is from £8.21- £9.15 per hour!

You will be working within an organisation that believes in supporting people with learning disabilities, autism and complex needs to lead ordinary lives in their local communities.

Each week we ask for you to provide us with your availability to work - we will then let you know of any shifts that fit in with your availability. We have an outstanding amount of work in, so we can offer part-time or full-time hours to suit you.

Shift times vary from early shifts (7am-2.30pm) Late shifts (Approx 2.30-10pm) or Long days where available. Waking nights and sleep ins are also available if desired (Shift times vary)

Our clients work closely with the vulnerable adults, their parents, carers, and professionals to complete and deliver tailored care plans to ensure each service user reaches their full potential.

Main duties within our Support Worker vacancies:

  • Assisting with meal preparation
  • Supporting clients within day groups and social activities
  • Assisting with Personal hygiene tasks where required
  • Encouraging client's independence
  • Helping with general housekeeping
  • Manual Handling where required (Training can be provided)
  • Meal preparation

The Benefits

  • Weekly payroll
  • Holiday entitlement
  • Up to £250 Refer a friend scheme*
  • Dedicated consultant
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Employer Contribution Pension scheme
  • Practical Training
  • 24-hour access to online training
  • Flexible shifts - weekdays, evenings and weekends
  • Possibility of Temp to perm vacancies

If you have always wanted to become a support worker but have not yet had the opportunity, due to lack of experience or qualifications, this could be the opportunity you have been waiting for as we provide full training for the role!

OR If you are already a support worker looking for a new flexible challenge, this role could offer your career the stepping stone to new opportunities, working alongside other care professionals.

Many of our temporary positions lead to ongoing contracted or permanent posts where desired

What happens next:

If this position sounds of interest, please apply now. One of the Vetro team will be in touch to talk about the role in more detail.

  • Roles are subject to an enhanced DBS check at the cost of £51 unless you hold a current DBS on the update service.

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.