Relief Support Worker

£9.70 Per Hour
Wales, South Wales, Swansea
Closing Date: July 24, 2022
Relief Support Worker

Are you looking for a life-changing role? One with job security where you can make a positive impact to people within your local community who have learning disabilities and/or autism? Perhaps you've been searching for an organisation to work with who genuinely cares for and values its colleagues and offers them complete flexibility, personal and professional fulfilment and all the training and support needed to excel in a career in Health & Social Care? If you've answered yes to any of those questions, then becoming a Dimensions Relief Support Worker is that one amazing opportunity you've long been waiting for!

What you'll do as a Dimensions Relief Support Worker

  • Empower and encourage the people we support so that they may live their best lives - the lives that they choose. You'll achieve this by being actively - and enthusiastically - involved with every aspect of their daily lives (i.e., supporting them with shopping, their hobbies, their housework, etc.)
  • Respectfully provide intimate personal care, prompting and mobility assistance when required (i.e., some of those we support might use wheelchairs and hoists, etc.)
  • Administer medication and PEG tubes (if required)
  • Co-produce and design personalised support plans in partnership with the people we support, their family and your colleagues
  • Write and maintain written records and use IT system

For further information about the role and the people we support, please contact Karen Lavinaro on

What you'll bring to the role

  • A genuine interest in - and passion - for providing support
  • Ambition - you'll be keen to continue with your personal and professional development
  • Professionalism - you always act with courage, respect and integrity 
  • A positive and upbeat attitude
  • Great communication skills, strong interpersonal talents and an ability to work well within a close-knit team

Hours and Shifts

We offer a wide range of shifts (including earlies, weekends, waking nights and sleep-ins). There is no obligation to accept shifts, so you can fit your work schedule around your personal commitments and lifestyle.  

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  • 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.
  • We now have British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos for all of our recruitment communications.

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