Support Workers

Recruiter
Fitzroy Support
Location
Huntingdon
Salary
8.63 GBP Hourly
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Expires
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Support Workers

Due to continued growth and expansion, FitzRoy are now looking to recruit Learning Disability Support Workers to join our fantastic team in Kings Ripton, Huntingdon.

If you are a Health Care Support Worker, Health Care Assistant or a Carer 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.

Vacancies available:

- Full Time
- Part Time
- Bank (zero hours casual contract)

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 (essential)

What we offer:

- Day - GBP8.63ph with generous enhancements for Bank Holidays, Overtime and Sleep-ins
- 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

To apply for the above position, please click "apply now", where you will be re-directed to complete an application form.