Support Worker

£9.48 per hour (18,536 per annum FTE 37.5 hours)
25 Jul 2019
22 Aug 2019
Candidate Services
Contract Type
Support Worker 

Location: Holehird - Windermere 
Type: Full time, Part time, Permanent 
Hours: Occasional hours 
Salary: £9.48 per hour (£18,536 per annum FTE 37.5 hours) 

Closing Date: 30 August 2019 

Want to be part of a leading organisation which positively impacts on the lives of disabled people across the world? 

Must be able to work a 5 day shift pattern to include weekends on a rotational basis. Some night shifts are also available. 

Holehird is part of the Leonard Cheshire Organisation, providing care for adults with life changing disabilities and illnesses. The home, which is a specially adapted mansion house overlooks Lake Windermere. On site accommodation is available for full time staff. 

You will: 

As a Support Worker / Healthcare Assistant with Leonard Cheshire you’ll provide a high level of care and support to vulnerable people, enabling them to live the life they choose. You’ll assist with daily tasks including personal care, medication and assistance at mealtimes, motivating and encouraging choice and participation. 

Experience as a Support Worker, Care Assistant or Healthcare Assistant is desirable but not essential as we offer an excellent training and induction programme to get you fully trained in your new role! 

In return we offer a great range of employee schemes and benefits, including generous annual leave, discounts for high street retailers, contributory pension scheme and so much more! 

Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

A satisfactory disclosure check (PVG membership in Scotland) is required for this post. 

Shortlisting for this role will take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once suitable candidates have been appointed. 

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Assistant, Care Provider, Personal Support Worker, Community Support Worker, Disability, Disabilities, Care Staff, charity, not for profit, etc. 

Ref: 87970