Support Worker – Walney, 2.5 days per week

Support Worker – Walney, 2.5 days per week

Walney Island

Part Time

Posted

October 27, 2021

£9.50 per hour plus additional paid travel time

Making a difference to someone’s life is so rewarding; it takes a special kind of person to be able to offer support daily.

We have a new part-time Care & Support Worker round available at Walney, Barrow on a two week rotation, as detailed below.

This role would suit a caring, enthusiastic and compassionate individual to join our fabulous team of carers, who provide support to individuals in their own home. If you enjoy brightening up someone’s day and feel you can make a difference, why not apply?

Benefits

  • Set hours based on a rolling two-weekly shift rotation
  • Excellent rates of pay including paid travel time
  • Company pension scheme
  • Continuity of clients
  • Uniform and protective clothing provided
  • Fully paid ongoing training and career development opportunities
  • Most of all – being a valued member of an amazing team

Roles and Responsibilities

This role offers the right candidate set shifts over a rolling two-weekly rotation, as follows:

🔶 WEEK ONE:
Friday 7am till 3pm
Saturday and Sunday 7am till 1.25pm
Saturday & Sunday 4pm till 9.30pm
Total hours 28.5 per week
🔷 WEEK TWO:
Wednesday 7am till 1.25pm
Thursday & Friday 7am till 1.45pm
Thursday & Friday 4pm till 10pm
Total Hours 29.50 per week

This is a fixed rolling rota and ALL shifts must be covered. The role of our Support Workers involves spending time with people that require support and helping them with little tasks that promote their independence and help to enrich their lives, such as: personal care, meal preparation, medication prompts, companionship and accessing the community (for example helping with shopping, attending local events, visiting a garden centre, accompanying them on a walk).

Experience is not essential as full, paid training will be given. Our in-house training programme covers a range of topics applicable for the role, in addition to job shadowing with one of our staff members and enrolment onto the Care Certificate scheme with on-going support and training.

Requirements:

You must have your own transport and if using a vehicle, the relevant driving license. You must enjoy working with people and have a cheerful, can-do attitude and a caring and compassionate nature.

Location:

Walney Island

Contract Type

Part Time

Details:

£9.50 per hour plus additional paid travel time