Support Worker - Nights

Location

Glastonbury

Closing Date

22/07/2022

Salary

£11.28 Per Hour

Reference

DS02575

Employment Type

Permanent

Department

Support Worker

Night Support Worker
1 - 2 Waking Nights Available per week
Pay Rate: 10.25 - £11.28

Baltonsborough, Glastonbury
10pm - 7am (Flexible)

We are looking for a caring support worker to work 1-2 nights per week at our service in Baltonsborough supporting adults with learning disabilities through the night.

We are a supported living service in Baltonsborough supporting 5 people with learning disabilities. The people who live here are of varying abilities but all enjoy going out for activities, shopping, cooking, and living their own version of their best life!

You would be supporting these individuals with varying aspects of their lives including personal care, cooking, finances, cleaning, shopping, going out on walks, attending activities such as swimming, disco’s, to the theatre, to watch concerts etc. whilst maintaining close contact with family members and friends.

We believe that Support Workers get out of their jobs what they put in- our aim is to support people to live their lives to the fullest.

Ability to drive is preferable due to its rural location, though this is not a requirement for the role.

For further information, please contact Tia 03003039150.

Key Tasks:

  • Use assistive technology to alert any support required
  • Provide personal care.
  • Conduct housework, including cleaning and laundry.
  • You will keep written records, using IT systems to record daily notes, and be confident using our system’s to record incidents
  • Ensure the premises is secure and safe during the night

Alongside our generous benefits package, we give you:

  • Training Programme including Care Certificate - delivered by Skills for Care endorsed ‘’Centre of Excellence’’
  • Access to Level 2 Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship worth over £3,000.
  • Career development opportunities with access to our award winning Aspire programme
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme with a 24/7 helpline for advise
  • Employee wellbeing strategy and listening network promoting mental health support.

A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached.

Apply now

If being a Support Worker sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you. The attached job description, person specification and additional information will provide you with lots of information on the role and Dimensions. To apply it couldn’t be simpler - just click on the button below to complete the application process.

An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role and if applicable an overseas DBS check, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions.

  • We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce
  • As Disability Confident Leaders , we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy - Dimensions has been awarded this symbol by Jobcentre Plus to recognise our commitment towards the employment, retention, training and career development of disabled employees
  • As part of our commitment to making reasonable adjustments we can offer support to complete your application. Please contact the Resourcing Consultant Team on 03003039150.
  • We now have British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos for all of our recruitment communications.

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