Female Support Worker - Teddington - FitzRoy

Female Support Worker – Teddington

Salary: £11.71 - £15.21 per hour
Location: Teddington, Greater London
Expiry date: 21/05/2024

FitzRoy provide care and support for residents with learning disabilities and autism in their services in Teddington, some of whom are non-verbal communicators. We are seeking exceptional new female Support Workers to join our friendly team – could this be you?

Vacancies available:

  • Weekday rates from £11.71ph rising to £12.71ph with overtime, weekend rates £12.71ph rising to £15.21ph with overtime
  • Full Time (37.5 hours per week)
  • Part Time hours also available (30 hours)
  • Shifts are 7.5 hours, between 7am and 10pm
  • Female only applicants given the needs of our service users
  • For this role it is preferred, though not essential, that applicants hold a full driving licence & are willing to drive our accessible vehicles

The people we support are very engaged with the staff team and keen to be involved in the running of their home.. A support worker’s role is varied and flexibility is required. You will be providing care and support individually tailored to the needs and wishes of people with learning disabilities. Through getting to know the people you support, you will identify and work with them to achieve their goals, enabling them to have choice and control over their lives.

A support worker’s day is varied and rewarding. You will:

  • Support everyone differently to their individual needs.
  • Be actively involved in a range of people’s interests and activities from shopping, to crafts to bowling or swimming.
  • Support and encourage with personal care, such as showers and baths.

What we offer:

  • 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
  • Loyalty awards and life assurance
  • Perkbox shopping discounts