Part Time Support Worker

Are you looking for a way to help others?

Are you a compassionate and outgoing person?

United Response is looking for someone who wants to make a difference to join one of our 24/7 supported living services in Totnes.

What we are looking for

As a leading disability charity we are currently supporting a lady to live the life she chooses, in order for that to happen we need Support Workers who have a passion for helping others. We are looking for someone who is going to help us champion the rights of people with disabilities to have access to the community without facing unnecessary barriers. To be a great Support Worker you should combine a caring and friendly nature with enthusiasm and a get up and go attitude. We want someone who is going to compliment the upbeat and outgoing personality of the person we support.

Previous experience of working within social care would be a bonus but is not essential as we will give you all the training you need.

The job

As a Support Worker your job will involve:

  • Accompanying the person we support in the community
  • Facilitating different trips and leisure activities
  • Assisting with meals and jobs around the house
  • Administering medication
  • Personal care
  • Moving and handling
  • The benefits

    Not only will you have the opportunity to make a difference to someone else’s life you will be part of a fantastic organisation and receive:

  • £8.72 per hour (30 hours per week)
  • 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro-rata for part time)
  • Pension contribution
  • Access to free occupational health, physiotherapy, counselling and advice services
  • Fully paid training and access to nationally recognised qualifications
  • Travel to work scheme (season ticket loan)
  • Access to an online shopping platform with discounts from over 3,500 retailers
    • Location

      Totnes

    • Sector:

      Health & Social Care

    • Job ref:

      760620173483

    • Published:

      22 days ago

    • Expiry date:

      2021-03-16

    • Client:

      Talent.com