Support Worker

D013680
£9.50 - £9.50 Per Hour
Redditch
England, Worcestershire, West Midlands
Permanent
Closing Date: January 27, 2022
Support Worker

Support Worker 

Location - Redditch

Hourly rate - £9.50 per hour 

Hours - Full time and part time flexible shifts. 

Dimensions is a well established, not for profit Social Care organisation supporting adults with learning disabilities and autism. At Dimensions, our vision is simply 'Better lives for more people' - the people we support, their families and our dedicated colleagues who are so committed to making their lives better are at the heart of everything we do. We have been voted as a 'Great place to work' by our colleagues for 3 years consecutively. 

Come and join one of the UK's Largest non for profit organisations which supports people in your local area Redditch.

About the role: 

We're looking for Support Workers who are passionate about supporting adults to increase their independent living skills whilst facilitating positive community participation.

In Redditch we are currently recruiting for 2 houses. One of them is a supported living block of flats, a short walk from town. We support a mix of ladies and gentlemen in a varied age range. In another house, we support 3 gentlemen with their cooking, medication, managing finances,  cleaning tasks, keeping in touch with family and support to attend day services/college.

We also have group activities in the communal hub area, parties at special times of the year, meals out, cinema, day trips to the zoo, theme parks and supported holidays.

Why Dimensions?

We take your health and wellbeing seriously. We have small close knit teams that allows you to work in one location and build strong working relationships with the people we support as well as our staff team. As a colleague, your have access to an app called 'My Healthy Advantage'. The app features a weekly mood tracker, a range of 4 week health plans, mini health checks and even a live chat service for those who prefer to communicate by typing rather than talking to someone. Alongside our outstanding benefits, we offer an excellent training programme lasting 12 weeks to help you gain the best footing in the industry. You will be paid as normal during training. We also help you learn to drive by covering 50% of the cost to learn driving. We understand that you have a life outside of work so we offer flexible shift patterns and hours to suit your lifestyle.

For more information on our benefits and rewards, click on this link: https://www.dimensionscareers.co.uk/colleague-benefits

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.

Or alternatively, please send your CV to ramya.giri@dimensions-uk.org

  • 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 in one of our offices using assistive technology.
  • We now have British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos for all of our recruitment communications.

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