Support Worker

FitzRoy Supported Living Services in Bury St Edmunds provide social care & support for residents with learning difficulties and autism. We are seeking exceptional new support workers to join our friendly team- could this be you? Vacancies available: Day rate of £9.61ph Night Rate of £9.90ph Day Full Time and Part Time hours available Night Support Worker - Female only - 35 hrs per week Typical shift patterns: Day - 0700 to 1430 and 1400 to 2200 , you will need to available for both shifts and will be required to alternate work weekends Night - 2100 to 0700 For Day shifts it is essential that you hold a full driving licence so that you can drive our vehicles and take the residents out into the community You do not need experience in social care, nor do we require qualifications - we will invest in your development and training to become an exceptional care worker. We are keen to find people who share our values: We see the person - encourage choice and respect the opinions, beliefs and dignity of others. Treat people as equals, be thoughtful, discreet and maintain confidentiality We are creative - encourage and support everyone to reach their goals, think of solutions to problems and actively involve people in every aspect of their lives We are brave - be positive, embrace new ideas, experiences and challenges. Be genuine, honest and a voice for others. A support worker's day is varied and flexibility is required. You will be providing care and support individually tailored to the needs and wishes of people with learning disabilities. Through getting the know the people you support, you will identify and work with them to achieve their goals, enabling them to have choice and control over their lives. You will also be expected to carry out everyday tasks including support and encouragement with personal care as well as taking part in a range of interests and activities that make up a healthy, well balanced and fulfilling lifestyle. Night staff will be required to carry out some domestic work Support Worker Benefits: 30 days holiday inc Bank Holidays - increasing with service Free membership of our Health Cash Back Scheme for you and your family - claim back money on services such as Dental, Optical, Chiropractor and many more An Employee Assistance programme which includes virtual GPs, Legal advice and more Paid DBS and Update Service Enhanced overtime payments Loyalty awards and life assurance schemes Perkbox shopping discounts Interested? Click apply to complete our short online application form or call Liz on 01730 711109 for an informal chat Early application is encouraged as we regularly review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert early This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/92481187

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