Have you thought about a career in Adult Social Care as a Support Worker? We have permanent Full Time or Part Time vacancies in and around the North Tyneside area for someone just like you!
We support adults in their own homes, or flats throughout North Tyneside. If you live in Whitley Bay, Wallsend, South Shields, North Shields, Tynemouth or Byker or surrounding areas we would match you to one of our services as local to you as possible.
This employer believes that everyone should be themselves no matter what. They ensure that the Adults they support have the same opportunities as everyone else and that their disabilities are not a barrier. This is a very well-established organisation that actively promotes from within and can offer a fantastic future for those wanting to pursue a career within Learning Disabilities. You would be joining a unique provider who promotes independence for the adults they support who all live in their own flats or supported living schemes.
Your Job as a Support Worker
As a support worker you will basically encourage and support the individual/s with everyday living, this includes socially activities, physical activities, offering housing & financial advice, learning life skills such as cooking, budgeting whilst ensuring that they are safe within their home and the wider community. Many of the adults you support have lots of interests which could be anything from Football, Swimming, Gaming, Crafts, Music … to name just a few so if you have a hobby yourself you could share this with someone you support. The best part of the job is seeing someone you support achieve a goal that you have helped them to reach, this is so rewarding!
Pay Rates & Hours of Work
- Full and part time hours are available.
- Full Time Shifts could include days, evenings, weekends and sleepovers.
- Part Time Shifts days evenings and weekends only.
- £8.21 per hour for under 25 years old. Sleepovers £62.64 per night.
- £8.70 per hour for over 25 years old. Sleepovers £62.64 per night.
So, could you make a difference?
Do you believe everyone should have the same opportunities as everyone else?
Take the first step by applying for this Support Worker job today. You will gain all the training you need to change your life and the individuals you support. Still not sure? Don’t worry one of our team will talk you through the job itself and any questions you might have after you have applied. Good luck and we look forward to speaking to you soon!