Part Time Support Worker - No Experience Necessary - Full Training Provided
We are looking for a support workers to join our team on a part time basis, you will be supporting two gentlemen and a lady aged between 24 and 53 within a supported living service just outside of Lincoln. You will be enthusiastic, a good motivator, have a good sense of humour and will be able to use your initiative, you will be expected to work as part of an established team and there may be some aspects of lone working at times. You will work as part of a four week rolling rota, which includes a variety of shifts including morning, afternoon, evenings and sleep-ins, this will include weekends. The people we support are looking for someone to support them with all aspects of their lives including personal care, cooking, cleaning tasks, shopping, attending appointments, administering medication and attending social activities. The people we support enjoy walking, going to the park, swimming, visiting the pub and days out to the coast. There is no direct moving and handling within this service, however, you will be required to carry out some lifting tasks such as carrying shopping and putting wheelie bins out.
There is an expectation to complete training on-line using the ‘Learning Connect’ system. There is also an expectation that you will be confident in using a tablet/laptop as all of our compliance and daily records are on-line.
The candidate must be a driver as the people we support have their own vehicle and you will be expected to drive this as part of your role.
Dimensions are one of the country’s largest not-for-profit organisation supporting people with learning difficulties, autism, behaviours of distress and complex needs and we are driven by our values. People with learning disabilities and their families are at the heart of everything we do.
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Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are accredited by the Great Places To Work programme.
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