Support Worker Bracknell / Warfield
Full-time / Part-time / Relief
£9.60 per hour.
Dimensions are one of the country’s largest not-for-profit organisations supporting people with learning difficulties, autism, behaviours of distress and complex needs and we are driven by our values.
People with learning disabilities and their families are at the heart of everything we do.
This role will involve working in a lovely home in Warfield supporting six adults who have varied disabilities including epilepsy and associated behavious that can be described as behaviours of distress.
The people we support require full personal care and there are some aspects of manual handling involved in the role (such as using wheelchairs).
They all love to get involved in all sorts of fun activities from going bowling, to the cinema, arts and crafts, baking and much more.
It is important for us that our support workers have a proactive approach to engagement and social activities, coming up with creative solutions and alternate offerings for them to take part in.
We work on a rotational shift basis and shift times will be a mixture of earlies (7 : 30am - 3 : 00pm), lates (2 : 30pm - 10 : 00pm) and every other weekend.
Night shifts are also available (10 : 00pm - 7 : 30am).
Up to 30 days annual leave (including bank holidays)
Free driving Lessons and your first practical and theory test paid for
Discounted Gym Membership
Employee perks to include discounted Cinema, shopping vouchers, holidays and days out
Bonus for recommending a friend to work for us if they’re employed.
Employee Assistance helpline and support for yourself and family
Life Insurance pay out of 2 x your annual salary
Full comprehensive training scheme with opportunities to progress your career with qualifications that are nationally recognised
An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, 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.
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