Relief Support Worker - CALLINGTON

Expiring today

Recruiter
United Response
Location
Cornwall
Salary
£9.30
Posted
04 Jul 2017
Expires
21 Jul 2017
Ref
UNIT50972
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

£9.30 per hour (This includes an additional 12.07% of your hourly rate for each hour worked, as holiday allowance)

We are looking for Relief Support Workers to join our team based in Callington.

Join us as a Support Worker and help to make great things happen in the lives of adults with learning disabilities. This Role comes with full training, generous rewards, real career progression prospects and genuine job satisfaction.

Who we are

United Response is a leading national charity providing support to young people and adults with learning disabilities and mental health needs.  We believe in championing the right of disabled people to live, work, socialise and participate in the community, free of discrimination and unnecessary boundaries.

Making it happen- Your Role

This is a responsible Role which is really varied, sometimes challenging and often fun. The job is all about giving people encouragement, guidance and support so they can live as independently as possible, make their own choices and do the things they enjoy.

On a daily basis, you may be involved in supporting people with the following activities:

  • Cooking
  • Cleaning
  • Washing
  • Managing Finances
  • Shopping
  • Going on holiday/ Days out
  • Travelling to and from work

Any many more!

About you

We welcome people from all walks of life to apply for a job with us. We don't ask for specific qualifications or experience, just that you have the compassion and integrity to treat people with dignity and respect. You will hold a full UK manual driving licence.

Rewards and benefits

In return for your passion and commitment, we offer a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • 20 days paid annual leave (plus 8 bank holidays , pro rata for part time) , which increases after 3 and 5 years' service
  • pension contribution
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Access to free occupational health, physiotherapy, counselling and advice services
  • Fully paid training and access to nationally recognised qualifications
  • Travel to work scheme (season ticket loan)
  • Access to an online shopping platform with discounts from over 3,500 retailers