Due to our successful growth and future expansion plans we are currently recruiting full time and part time staff in a variety of roles within the charity, some of which may include shifts covering evenings, weekends and sleep-ins. We are currently operating flexible closing dates for some of our vacancies and therefore advise you to apply at your earliest opportunity as once sufficient applications are received the vacancy will be closed.
Care Worker (Residential Services)
Full (35.5 hours per week) time. Starting at £9.01 per hour, up to £9.37 per hour.
You will enable, encourage and support people according to their care plan to maintain their skills in all aspects of daily living and to acheive their desired outcomes. You will support people with personal care, to make choices and to actively take part in the running of their home. You will support people within the local community and beyond, to attend appointments and take part in social and leisure activities and ensure they maintain relationships with their friends and families. You will need to be able to maintain accurate records, to prioritise and show initiative, and enjoy interacting with a variety of people. You will have basic computer skills. We provide full training and regular supervision so that you can develop your skills and progress in your career.
Support Worker (Supported Living service)
Full time (35 hours per week), including sleep in shifts. Starting at £9.01 per hour, up to £9.37 per hour.
Your day will involve encouraging and supporting people to be as independent as possible, to make choices and to seek opportunities so that they can realise their potential. You will be supporting individuals with personal care, daily living skills and to maintain their homes. You will support people within the local community and beyond and ensure they maintain relationships with their friends and family who are central to their lives. You will need to be able to maintain accurate records, to prioritise and show initiative, and enjoy interacting with a variety of people. You will have basic computer skills. We provide full training and regular supervision so that you can develop your skills and progress in your career.
Part time (22 hours per week). Salary: £8.72 per hour
The role will be based mainly at Poppy Place but you will also be required to work some hours at Vicarage Road and Richmond Court. Weekend work is also a requirement.
You will be joining a team in a busy, fast paced environment where you will be interacting with the staff team and the individuals we support at a crucial time ensuring that infection prevention and control is upheld and adhered to. Please see the job description and person specification for further details of the job role and the requirements.
Volunteers We are looking for volunteers to help in many different areas of the charity e.g. administration, driving, befriending and gardening. If you would like to become a valued member of our team, learn new skills, share existing skills and make a difference to the lives of others please contact us today.
Work Experience If you are currently at school or college and have an interest in support work but would like to find out more, please contact us about our work experience placements.
Work Placement Students If you are studying for a health and social care degree and looking for a work placement, please contact us.