Support Worker

D015804
£10.50 - £10.50 Per Hour
Christchurch
England, South West England, Dorset
Permanent, Relief, Part Time
Hours per week: 37.5
Closing Date: August 19, 2022
Support Worker

Support Worker - Christchurch
Full-time,part-time or relief
£10.50 per hour
Drivers licence is essential

The pay rate is currently £9.60 but will be uplifted to £10.50 on 1st September

You must have the right to work in the UK to be considered for this role.

Start your day knowing you will make a difference, creating a positive difference that improves life for the people we support.

What does the role involve?

  • Supporting an individual in their 40s with a learning disability and austism 
  • They are great fun to work with and enjoys walking, drives out, socialising, buses, going on buses, horse riding, games
  • Supporting with personal care, encourage to wash, dress and help with shaving
  • Enabling independence by assisting with day-to-day tasks (this may include – but not be limited to – finances, shopping, cooking & personal care)

What shifts will I be working?

  • 7:00am - 2:30pm / 2:30pm - 10pm / sleep-ins and alternate weekends.

Why choose Dimensions?

  • 30 days annual leave entitlement, pro-rata, (including bank holidays), rising to a maximum of 35 days. 
  • £500 recommend a friend scheme
  • 50% contribution to the cost of learning to drive, subject to meeting operational and staffing criteria.
  • Discounts and cashback on the high street and online shopping through Rewarding Dimensions. 
  • Pension scheme, including a money purchase scheme with employee and employer contribution. 
  • Free access to the Employee Assistance Programme with a 24/7 helpline for advice and support, also available to partners and immediate family. 
  • Recognition and financial bonus every five years through our Long Service Awards.
  • Opportunity to purchase Simply Health, a discounted health and dental cover scheme.
  • Death in service payment for a nominated beneficiary under Life Assurance.
  • Bike to work scheme and season ticket loans.

Ready to apply?

  • Click the “Apply Now” button to complete a short application and we’ll be in touch
  • For an informal chat about the role call Alice on 07702972969

Additional Information

  • Applications are reviewed upon receipt and interviews will take place until the positions are filled.
  • Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010. 
  • 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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