Female Outreach Support Worker
£11 per hour
Gamble Hill, LS13 (4 min Drive from St Marys Hospital)
Full UK driving licence Essential
Are you someone with a passion for making a difference? If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you!
Who will I be supporting?
You will be supporting a fabulous lady in her 40s to continue to live independently in her family home and getting her out and about doing the activities she loves to do.
She has a mild learning disability, cerebral palsy and she is a wheelchair user.
She is a fun loving, sociable lady who loves Harry Potter, going ice skating, going bowling, taking trips to the coast and eating out!
What will I be doing?
She would like support to live her life how she chooses, to be herself and to achieve her goals
You will be supporting her with her personal care, food preparation, getting out and about and maintaining her social life
As this lady is a wheelchair user, there will be elements of moving and handling as part of this role – full training will be provided
What shifts are available?
This lady is supported by two support workers at all times due to her mobility needs
Monday to Friday – 9am-3pm
Rotas are provided at least 4 weeks in advance to support a healthy work life balance - something we're very passionate about!
Why choose Dimensions?
30 days annual leave pro rata with the option to buy and sell leave
Refer a friend to us and if they're successfully employed, you'll receive a £200 bonus
Paid training and options to further develop your career through funded accredited courses
A Bike to Work scheme and discounts on meals, shopping, entertainment, and gym memberships are also available
Salary advance scheme where you can access 50% of the money you've earned before pay day
Other important information:
Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.
Applications are reviewed upon receipt and interviews will take place until the positions are filled
An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions
We welcome applications from everyone with the right to work in the UK 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
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 if you require adjustments
British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos are available for all of our recruitment communications