Support Workers - With a difference

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£15,000 - £19,999
03 Feb 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Knaresborough

JOB TITLE: Support Workers – With a difference

SALARY & BENEFITS: £8.16 per hour

WORKING HOURS: Full time with a range of hours available

THE COMPANY:The Wilf Ward Family Trust has been a leading social care provider since 1986. their dedicated support teams are committed to making a difference to people’s everyday lives.

Based in the picturesque market town of Knaresborough, just a 15 minute walk away from the train station is their state of the art, purpose built residential care facility. This is not your average service. This is a place where the residents are encouraged to live independent and fulfilling lives but also where the staff have the opportunity to really make a difference and love their job!

THE ROLE: This is a Support Worker role with a difference, this is a role that encourages you to bring your personality, hobbies and skills into your role.

Your role will involve the daily duties of supporting an individual with complex needs such as personal care and daily routine but you will be encouraged to bring your own skills to the role.

It may be that you like cooking, play an instrument or enjoy creative arts and crafts, whatever it may be you will be positively encouraged to share this skills and passion and ultimately make your job more rewarding.

Your role can vary from, assisting with daily shopping, catching a bus, going to concerts or fish and chips in the park.

On offer is a supportive environment with comprehensive training, a range of benefits and opportunities for progression.

There are currently 10 Support Workers roles available with a range of working hours available.

THE CANDIDATE: If you want to make a genuine difference to peoples lives and you have a good heart then you will be make a great Support Worker. Full training is provided and no experience is required for this role, it is very much about the person. You will need to be flexible and understand that the needs of the residents are not just 9 – 5.

Key experience essential for the Support Workers role:
  • Happy to commutable to Knaresborough
  • Have an enthusiastic and caring nature
  • have a skills, interest or hobby you can bring to the role to make a difference
  • Happy to undertake any training necessary

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

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