Support Worker - Waterlooville

  • FitzRoy
  • Waterlooville, UK
  • 16 Sep, 2018

Job Description

Support Worker - Waterlooville

Location: Waterlooville, Hampshire

Salary: £8.80ph + enhancements

FitzRoy are looking to recruit part time Learning Disability Support Workers to join our fantastic team at our small Supported Living Service in Waterlooville.

If you are a Health Care Support Worker, Health Care Assistant or looking for a new positive and rewarding role or just wish to top up your hours, then join FitzRoy.

FitzRoy is a national charity that provides support and care for more than 800 people with learning disabilities so they can live independent lives.

Vacancy available:

Part Time (15 hours per week) 2 shifts + sleep
Bank ( flexible 0 hour contracts)

Working pattern: Monday 14:00pm - 11:30am - sleep in - Tuesday 06:30am - 12:30pm.

Duties include:

Social Activities – Accompanying people to health care appointments, day and activity centres, shopping, and social events
Practical Support – Administering medication and supporting with domestic tasks such as cooking, shopping and cleaning
Personal Care – Support with getting up and getting ready for the day and settling in for the night, washing, bathing, personal hygiene as required

What we look for in our support workers/carers:

Reliable and dependable
Flexible availability, to include weekends and occasional sleep-ins
A sensitive and responsive communicator
Respectful towards others
Empathetic, understanding and caring attitude
Passion for helping others
Drivers Licence preferred

What we offer:

£8.80ph with generous enhancements for Bank Holidays, Overtime and Sleep-ins (£45)
28 days annual leave – incl. Bank holidays
Award winning induction and continuation training programme
A generous pension plan (including employer contributions)
Life assurance
Childcare vouchers
Free DBS application