Support Worker

  • Location

    Ipswich, Suffolk

  • Sector:

    Children & Younger Adults, Adult Learning Disabilities

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £7.98 per hour + benefits

  • Contact:

    James Crayston

  • Contact email:

    perms@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZL/3189/SW/IPSWICH

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-19

  • Consultant:

    James Crayston

Support Worker, Ipswich

We are looking for a dedicated Support Worker living close to the Ipswich area of Suffolk. This is an exciting opportunity to join a service supporting children, young people and adults living with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and sensory impairments. This role will be supporting people within their own homes and in the community, helping them live as independently as possible  

Do you believe that everyone should have the same opportunities and disabilities should be no barrier to achieving your goals? Do you want a rewarding career where you can help someone achieve a brighter future? If so, then we could have what you are looking for.

Who would you be joining?

Our client is a not for profit charity built on wonderful values and is continually growing. Established for 20 years, they have a fantastic track record and have grown organically throughout the years, maintaining quality and gaining outstanding CQC ratings. With a wide range of services, including supported living, respite, outreach and residential services, they support children and adults with learning disabilities, autism, ABI and challenging behaviours. They have a fantastic culture across all their services and promote continuous improvement, heavily investing in training and developing new state of the art facilities.

I would love this opportunity, what are the hours, salary and benefits:

  • £7.98 per hour + benefits
  • Full-time hours, 37 hours per week
  • Shifts will include working days, evenings, weekends and bank holidays  
  • 25 annual leave days + 8 bank holidays
  • Extensive three-month induction and tailored career development
  • Sector leading learning and development facilities
  • Company pension scheme

Are you the positive role model we are looking for?

To become a Support Worker you don’t need to have any prior experience as our client does provide full training. It is essential that you have a driving licence and access to a vehicle.

Above all, you will have a positive personality and a strong desire to make a difference in a person’s life. This is a feeling like no other.

If you would love this opportunity, please click on apply. Still not sure? don’t worry one of our expert career advisors at Health & Social Care Jobs will give you a call and answer any questions you might have. Many of us have worked in the sector ourselves, so we will be able to answer any questions you may have.

This job is also commutable from the Stowmarket, Flexistowe and surrounding areas.