Support Worker – Grimsby

Care / Support Worker, Grimsby Area

Are you a caring person, who has a passion for helping people?

We are looking for people like you to work with our clients, who have a range of learning and other disabilities. You will be providing personal care, and supporting our clients to take part in a wide range of activities, including domestic tasks, shopping trips, leisure activities and social occasions.

Our clients require day-time, evening and night-time support over 7 days a week, and our Support Workers assist them in developing and enhancing their independence and domestic skills, and ensuring all their personal care needs are met, in a residential care environment. The right candidate will be flexible to meet the changing needs of our varied-aged client group.

If you are seeking to establish a career in the caring profession, ideally have experience (though this is not essential) and are prepared to work towards vocational qualifications in Care, then please contact us.

We have a full time role available on a permanent contract, covering a variety of shift patterns including days, weekends and nights. We do require candidates to be flexible to support the requirements of the service.

Can you show us how you would treat our clients with the dignity and respect they have a right to expect?

We can offer you:

• 6 weeks annual leave (inclusive of bank and public holidays) (rising incrementally to 8 weeks with length of service)
• Full induction programme
• Ongoing training and development (including qualifications in Health and Social Care)
• Opportunities for progression
• Company pension scheme
• Company health and wellbeing benefits package, including health cashback scheme, sick pay insurance, employee assistance helpline and online discounts
• Group life assurance (with a defined benefit of 5x salary)
• Long Service Bonus every 5 years
• Introduction Bonus if you ‘Recommend a Friend’ to work for us
• Free DBS check

If you would like to talk to us about these opportunities, please contact Jean Bristo on 01472 241893 or via email to jean.bristo@linkage.org.uk

Vacancy No: RC306
Position: Support Worker Floating
Location: Grimsby
Grade: Grade 3, £17,291
Hours: Full Time Rota Floating
Closing Date: 31st July 2017

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  Support Worker Residential Care Job Description

  Support Worker Residential Person Specification