Support Worker

D015153
£10.56 Per Hour
Stowmarket
England, East of England, Suffolk
Permanent
Hours per week: 37.5
Closing Date: June 08, 2022
Support Worker

We're recruiting a brand new support team

£10.56 per hour

Stowmarket, Suffolk

Full time and part-time Support Worker contracts available

Full UK driving licence essential. 

This is a challenging and demanding role that requires you to draw on your compassion, resilience and a non-judgemental attitude. You will need a sound understanding of risk management and the ability to maintain appropriate structures and boundaries. 

Who will I be supporting? 

  • One lady in her mid-20’s in supported living
  • She has a diagnosis of global development delay, learning disability, autism and behaviours of distress
  • She enjoys gardening, horse riding, sailing, going for a long walks, going to a coffee shop and having a muffin and a coffee, swimming and making the use of her cineworld pass watching animated movies.

What will I be doing? 

  • You will be supporting her to live her live how she chooses, to be herself, and to achieve her goals 
  • You will be supporting with personal care, meal preparation, medication administration, budgeting, cooking, cleaning and laundry
  • Due to her mobility, support is needed with coordination and balance

Why should I choose Dimensions? 

  • Dimensions are proud to be one of very few social care organisations that have been recognised by the Great Places to Work programme in 2022
  • We’re a values-driven organisation that puts people with learning disabilities and their families at the heart of everything we do
  • We care about our colleagues and are passionate about our comprehensive well-being strategy and staff listening network
  • We offer 30 days annual leave pro rata with the option to buy and sell leave
  • If you refer a friend to us and if they’re successfully employed, you’ll receive a £500 bonus
  • We offer paid training and options to further develop your career through funded accredited courses
  • Childcare vouchers, our Bike to Work scheme and discounts on meals, shopping, entertainment, and gym memberships are also available

How do I apply? 

  • Click “Apply Now” to complete a short application – we look forward to hearing from you!

Other important information:

  • 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

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