Support Worker

Support Worker Full-time, Basic £20,000 Corby, Northamptonshire About the role This is a unique opportunity to be a Support Worker / Carer to one special person. Unlike other Support Worker / Carer roles, all aspects of this role have been designed with the individual in mind as well as you as their professional Support Worker. We need one special person to build a relationshi p based upon trust and care with one individual . From the new home that they live in through to mixing and meeting the community, you will be by their side as they plot their new path. If you have previously worked as a Care Assistant, Care Giver, Homecare Worker or Community Support Worker we'd like to hear from you, however, as we provide full training, we also welcome applications from candidates who have no previous experience. About You A driver's license Previous experience working in a Care Home environment is desirable but not essential A committed and organised approach A willingness to work some evenings and some weekends Duties As our Support Worker, you will work directly with one individual, in their new home and in the community. You will help them to live their most indepen dent life over time, and support them in a number of ways. This could be as simple as daily routines or acco mpanying them to do shopping or leisure activities like the cinema through to money management , booking appointments and ensuring they are kept. We envisage occasional overnight stays will be required initially, dropping in frequency overtime until eventually they will not be required at all. You will record progress and use good judgment to aid the rehabilitation, and you will undergo specialist training to help you. You will provide professional support and friendship, and make the difference to an individuals quality of life. If this sounds like you, and you want a rewarding job in a truly unique environment we can offer you a great package. The Benefits A competitive salary Generous mileage allowance of .45p Enhanced pay for overnight stays Training support and development opportunities Excellent annual leave Fully funded training Free DBS check NEST Pension Long service reward scheme Career development plan

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