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Support Worker Voyage Care
Location: Conwy
£9.90 per hour / Full Time

*£500 Welcome Bonus*

*As well as a rewarding job, we’re offering new starters a welcome bonus of £500!*

Overtime available at an enhanced rate of +£2ph above hourly pay rates

We’re proud to pay all employees at National Living Wage rate, or above, including those aged under 23

Job Title: Support Workers

Full time: 35 Hours

Part time: Up to 28 Hours per week

Service/Location: Colwyn Bay, North Wales

Pay Rate: £9.90 per hour

Role Overview –

We are expanding our team and looking for genuinely caring and hands on individuals to join our team of Support Workers.

You will be supporting people in their own homes and within the community, assisting them to lead independent and fulfilling lives; the people we support are at the heart of all we do. A big part of your role will be supporting people to do their favourite things and try new activities. We ensure they reach their full potential – and of course we’ll make sure that you reach yours.

As a leader in health care and support services for individuals throughout the UK, Voyage Care supports thousands of people. Across our services we support people to do various activities to enhance their lives.

The individuals we support enjoy a lot of community access, so confidence in lone working is essential.

The person specification we would stress that the most important factor needed in supporting the client is the right disposition. We are looking for calm, relaxed and supportive individuals. You will generally be upbeat and present a balanced, consistent and positive approach to in all situations.

Education/Qualification:

Basic numeracy & literacy skills
Level 2/3 qualification in Social Care
Experience/Knowledge:

Experience in supporting people with severe learning disabilities & autism is required
Knowledge of the Person-Centered approach
Able and willing to drive
Personal Qualities:

Patience and consistency of approach
Passion for making a positive difference to the lives of vulnerable people
Ability to foresee and sensitively manage potentially challenging situations
Ability to engage constructively and regularly with the service user’s immediate family members
Willingness to be flexible
Willingness to undertake all identified training
Physical Requirements:

Able to ‘drive’ a wheelchair and utilize specialist mobility equipment with training
Able to undertake a broad range of moderately physical activities
Able and willing to carry out normal household chores including cleaning, making beds, cooking, washing clothes and personal care
Benefits:

We offer a great range of benefits which include:

Paid DBS & Holidays **
Salary scale /progression if you want it
Life insurance & Pension Scheme
Retail rewards & savings
Long service awards
Refer a Friend Scheme which rewards £500 to £2000 T&C apply
This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a motivated and determined team. So make a great career move.

(*T&C’s apply)