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Support Workers


Meet us at our Support Worker Recruitment Roadshow: Stroud Jobs Fair, Stroud Library (2pm-4pm, 20 June), Churchdown Community Association (10am-12.30pm, 26 June), The Jobs Fair, Gloucester Guildhall (10am-1pm, 27 June), Gloucester Jobcentre (presentations at 11am and 12pm, 28 June), and Wotton Hall Social Club, Barnwood (10am-12.30pm, 29 June.

We have various full-time opportunities in Lydney and Longhope. Your day will involve supporting people with everyday tasks, for example cooking, cleaning their homes and managing finances. You’ll also support individuals with their personal care and medication needs.

You’ll support individuals to access their community to do the things they enjoy, for example shopping, socialising, days out, visiting Day Centres, or accessing education, sporting and job opportunities. You’ll build professional relationships based on trust, respect and understanding.

You’re considerate and respect people’s differences. You have good communication skills and a positive, patient approach. You’ll need to be flexible and able to work shifts including weekends and sleepins/waking nights, as the roles include a 24/7 rota. A full driving licence is essential to drive mobility vehicles.

We provide full training, including the Care Certificate, a thorough induction and plenty of career development. Our choices employment contract provides flexible holiday and pension benefits.

Successful applicants for this role will require an enhanced DBS check.

We are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applicants from all sections of the community. VPTC/2018/330

Vacancy info

  • Organisation:Brandon Trust
  • Location:Forest of Dean
  • Job type:Permanent
  • Occupational group:Charity sector
  • Service type:Supported living
  • Job term:Full time
  • We pay for travel time: No
  • Salary:£15,645 - £17,598 pa pro rata
  • Create date:5th Jun 2018
  • End date:1st Jul 2018

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