Havencare (South West) Plympton, Plymouth
Summary Here at Havencare we currently have an exciting opportunity for a Support Worker to join our team based in Plymouth. Having a full, clean drivers license is essential for this role. The Support Worker role: We currently have an opportunity for a Support Worker to join our team assisting three men with severe learning disabilities. The gentlemen live together within our Supported Living Service in Plympton and have some shared support and some 1-1 time to meet their individual needs. Working Hours: 40 hours per week. Shift patterns will be on a 2-week rolling template rota... Week 1: Tuesday 10.00-22.00, Thursday 08.00-18.00, Friday 10.00-22.00 Week 2: Tuesday 10.00-22.00, Thursday 10.00-22.00, Saturday 08.00-18.00, Sunday 10.00-22.00 Additional hours are available on an 'AD HOC' basis. Casual opportunities are available over 7 days a week; 24-hour periods: inclusive of days and sleep in duties. What we're looking for in our Support Worker: We are looking for people who will bring great energy, creativity and innovative ideas to supporting individuals. Ideally as our Support Worker you will be resilient, have a strong personality and be able to work empathetically. You will also need to be patient and good humoured. You will be a great role model and be able to connect through great communication and drive towards accessing the community. Preferably you will have experience supporting individuals with learning disabilities and be able to work in a way that is truly person centred - aiming to make a real difference to the individuals' life by promoting independence and enhancing their perception of quality of life. Essential for the role: - Driver/ Full clean drivers license - This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and references To apply, please visit our website and complete a Vacancy Form. Alternatively, to request an application form to be sent to you in the post please call Head Office on 01752 251476 or email [email protected] Closing Date: 19th April 2019 Please be ready for interview on the 25th April 2019.