Support Worker -Day time, Waking Night

D012670
£9.20 - £9.20 Per Hour
Newbury
England, South East England, Berkshire
Permanent
Closing Date: November 04, 2021
Support Worker -Day time, Waking Night

Support Worker -Day time/ Waking night 

Location: Newbury 

No Experience Necessary - Full Training Provided 

Full time and relief available 

We are recruiting for Day and Waking Night Support Workers in Newbury.

You will support up to 6 people throughout the night and regulary that they are comfortable, ensuring that you support physical support and emtional reassurance when needed. it is a very calming place to work, and may support someone to watch a film, or have a cup or tea during the night.
There is some personal care involved, protentially assist with medication and monitor epilepsy. You will have to keep somw written records using IT systems to support you This wll include updating support plans, incidents logs and health and safety records.

During the day time, the people we support are active and engage in various activities such as gardening, walks to parks, feeding the ducks, visits to shops, day trips and indoor activities such as baking, cooking, solving puzzles, reading and watching films. As a Support Worker, you will enable the people we support to live independently and help them achieve their goals. 

Shift pattern - From 10pm - 8am - and will include one on the weekend. This will be discussed at interview

For more information about the service and people we support, please contact Mirna on 07500122225

We welcome applications from Care Assistants/Care Workers/Nursing home assistants/Health care assistants

Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are members of the Great Places To Work programme 2021. We have a nurturing, welcoming and motivating team culture. 

Benefits

We are passionate about investing in your training and career development. Our training covers essential skills and knowledge to provide support in line with the Care Certificate. Alongside our excellent training & qualifications programme, we also offer: 

  • Training time paid for
  • Close-knit supportive team with excellent internal communication and regular team meetings
  • Wellness programme
  • No uniform and work in one location that helps you  build meaningful working relationships
  • Free enhanced DBS check
  • Work place pension
  • Access to award winning Aspire career development programme
  • Employee recognition awards
  • Upto 35 days annual leave
  • Monthly pay on a set date
  • £200 Recommend a friend bonus
  • Paid shadow shifts
  • Free monthly review, appraisals and feedback.

A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached.

Apply now

If being a Support Worker sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you. The attached job description, person specification and additional information will provide you with lots of information on the role and Dimensions. To apply it couldn’t be simpler - just click on the button below to complete the application process. 

An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role and if applicable an overseas DBS check, 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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