Support Worker, Egham

  • Location:

    Egham, UK

  • Sector:

    Adult Learning Disabilities

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £17,000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Amanda Wright

  • Contact email:

    perms@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZL/3189/SW/EGHAM/FEB20

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-17

  • Consultant:

    Amanda Wright

We are looking for dedicated Support Workers, living close to the Egham area of Surrey. This job is commutable from Englefield Green (8mins), Staines-upon-Thames (10mins), Virginia Water (8mins) and surrounding areas, via the M25, A317, A318 and Weybridge Road. Due to the nature of the role, it is essential that you have a full UK Driving License and access to a vehicle.

Who would you be joining?

Our client is a none-for-profit charity established over 25 years ago, built on strong values of integrity and respect. They have a great track record of maintaining quality and gaining outstanding CQC ratings, in a wide range of services, including; supported living, respite, outreach, and residential.

This is an exciting opportunity to support adults with learning disabilities, autism and challenging behaviours moving into supported living after spending many years in long-term hospital care. It is your chance to help them with a fresh start and to be the valuable support system to them to help them flourish. This role won’t be easy but to see the small goals and achievements over time will certainly be rewarding.

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 full training will be provided.

In this position, you will be assisting the service users with day to day tasks and activities, such as cooking and cleaning, and arranging appointments. There will be some level of personal care involved, such as using the toilet and bathing - but most of 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.

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

  • Full and part-time hours;
  • You will be working on a 24/7 shift pattern, covering early mornings, late and nights*;*
  • £17,000 per annum;
  • Paid DBS;
  • Refer a friend scheme of up to £350 and high street discounts;
  • 31 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays - increases after 2 years;
  • Excellent career progression opportunities – a lot of the staff team are with them for the long-term;
  • Sector leading learning and development facilities;
  • Company pension scheme.

If you would love this job 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.