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Carer/Support Workers Inspiration Lifestyle Services Limited
Location: Plwmp, Llandysul
£9.00 per hour

We have exciting new permanent job opportunities for 2 x support workers at our residential care service in Plwmp, near Llandysul, Ceredigion.We are a private organisation providing residential services, across West Wales, for younger adults with learning disabilities, complex mental health problems, autistic spectrum conditions and associated challenging behaviours.HoursFull-time (37.5 hrs per week) and part time (22.5-30 hrs per week)Responsibilities and DutiesAs a support worker in our care home, you will be responsible for supporting individuals to achieve their goals based within their home environments and local community.Activities of support vary from daily living skills, administration of medication, personal care to teaching of independent life skills.You will also support individuals to access community-based activities such as going to college, work placements, swimming and other social and leisure activities.Our commitment to youWe promise to give you:- Comprehensive and paid induction and on-going training- Regular support and guidance from your manager and colleagues- The opportunity to bring forward your own ideas and suggestions to improve the care our individuals receive- The time and support necessary to complete a QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care- Career progression opportunities including management training- one of our core values is to promote staff internally and to support them to develop- Fair pay and rewards- Fair allocation of shifts on a rota system with convenient, online accessAbout YouPrevious experience in this area of work is not crucial but a genuine interest in supporting people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health issues is essential.Qualifications are also not essential. We value people with good life experiences and practical skills, together with common sense and excellent communication skills.You should be resilient, have experience of working in a team and be willing to participate in service user led activities.Pay & Benefits• Between £8.72 and £9.00 per hour depending on qualifications and experience and enhanced rates of pay on bank holidays• Double time on Christmas Day• Sleep-in shifts paid at the National Living Wage for the entire shift• Full payment of Social Care Wales registration fees• Company funded private medical insurance scheme• Access to an Employee Assistance Programme, provided by AXA• Annual bonus scheme, allowing you to earn up to £250 extra per year• Additional annual leave entitlement based on length of service• Generous employer pension contributions of 5% of gross pay• Generous paid compassionate leave entitlementEqual OpportunitiesThe sole criterion for selection of applicants will be suitability for the Job Position, regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.DBS** This position is subject to an Enhanced level disclosure to be requested through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).Closing Date8 March 2021There are a range of career opportunities in social care. Why not visit https://www.aquestionofcare.org.uk/home-page to find out a little bit more about working in the sector to see if it’s the career for you?


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