Job Title: Support Worker
Hours: 39 hours
Salary: £9.50 per hour
Information: This role is shift work.
*What are the Benefits?*
20 days holiday + 8 days bank holiday
Employee support line to support you and your family
Free professional training and the opportunity to work towards care qualifications
Genuine career progression opportunities
Support from an experienced and motivated management team
Contributory Pension Plan
Free DBS check
We also offer an employee benefits scheme, which includes:
Cycle to Work Scheme
-Health Cash Plan
-Access to Thousands of Retail Discounts
Being a support worker at Thera South West, you will work as part of a motivated team to support people with learning disabilities to live as independently as possible and lead happy and fulfilling lives. It is not always easy, but it is very rewarding. Knowing that you're making a positive and lasting difference to people's lives is a great feeling.
Your support worker role will be varied, and you could be taking people swimming, assisting with the weekly shop, cooking, helping to administer the right medication, or supporting with personal care.
You do not need social care experience, although people with experience are welcomed. We are looking for people who will bring enthusiasm, understanding and motivation, and we will give you all the support and training you need.
You will be reliable and able to work flexible shifts that will include working days, evenings, weekends, bank holidays and sleep-ins.
*About Thera South West*
Thera South West campaigns with and on behalf of people with a learning disability and their families for a more inclusive society. Today, we continue to advocate for the rights of people with a learning disability providing support within Wiltshire, Devon and Dorset.
Thera South West is part of Thera, which is a charitable group of companies which support people with a learning disability with a diverse range of needs across the UK.
*_"this post requires the post holder to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless clinically exempt" _*
We reserve the right to close this advert before the closing deadline if we interview and offer the right candidate. Apply now to avoid disappointment.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: £9.50 per hour