Day Centre Support Worker - Newark - FitzRoy

Day Centre Support Worker – Newark

Salary: £10.02ph - £11.02ph
Location: Newark, Nottingham
Expiry date: 22/04/2024

FitzRoy Supported Living service provides care and support for adult residents in our Newark day centre, providing support individually tailored to the needs and wishes of people with learning disabilities. Some of the people we support have challenging behaviours so experience with challenging behaviour would be beneficial

We are looking to recruit reliable, motivated and positive support staff in our Nottingham day centre. You will join an inclusive, supportive team that works across two day centre services supporting five people with learning disabilities

You will be supporting a male on a 1:1 Support basis.

Vacancies available:

  • Salary: £10.02- £11.02 per hour
  • Shift pattern 9.00am to 4.00pm
  • Currently offering +£2.50 for overtime shifts*.
  • 30 days holiday when you start.
  • be willing to drive our accessible vehicles and have business insurance

The people we support enjoy a variety of activities such as going out for meals, going into the community to do their shopping, swimming, bowling, long walks, trips to coffee shops, attending day centre and going to the pub.

You will work together with the day centre and people we support to identify and achieve their goals, enabling them to have choice and control over their lives. You will also be expected to carry out everyday tasks including personal care, taking part in a range of interests and activities that make up a healthy, well balanced and fulfilling lifestyle.

Support Worker Benefits:

  • No social care experience required – we provide full training in order for you to become an exceptional social care worker
  • Weekend and overtime enhancements rates
  • 30 days holiday including Bank Holidays – increasing with service
  • Free membership of our Health Cash Back Scheme for you and your family – claim back money on services such as Dental, Optical, Chiropractor and many more
  • An Employee Assistance programme which includes virtual GPs, Legal advice and more
  • We will pay for your Blue light card
  • Paid DBS and Update Service
  • Enhanced overtime payments
  • Loyalty awards and life assurance
  • Perkbox shopping discounts