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Support Worker 22.5 hours

Doncaster
£10,530 p/a
Full Time or Part Time
Closing Date: 15 December 2020
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This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to make a real difference.

We are seeking patient and compassionate support workers to join our team and provide emotional and practical assistance to our service users. The type of care you provide will be tailored to the needs of the individual. It is an incredibly varied and rewarding role, as you will be helping people we support to improve their quality of life, achieve their goals and make a very real and positive difference.

The challenging and varied role of a support worker is ideal for anyone hoping to make a positive impact on the lives of the people we support and their families. Whilst this is a very diverse role, the key focus is always on supporting a person to lead a fulfilling and more independent life.

Our salary levels are equal to the national living wage from £9.00 hour (depending on experience) and we also offer other benefits such as recommend a friend bonus, long service awards, 28 days’ annual leave and other employee perks. We offer a range of shift times Days / Nights / Weekend working. We have vacancies for Full Time / Part Time and minimum guaranteed hours (MGH).

Requirements

Level 2 Social Care qualification is desirable or willingness to work towards gaining it

Ability to support, empower and promote the rights of people with learning disabilities

Good communication and listening skills

Have a positive, non-judgemental, empathetic and sensitive approach to difficult situations

Able to work as part of a team

Ability to use initiative when needed

Ability to work a variety of shifts across a 24 hour day, 7 day week, 365 day year rota