Support Workers

Are you looking for a rewarding job where you go home knowing that you have made a real impact on someone’s life?

If yes, then our client's Support Worker job vacancies in their brand new service in Stockport may be perfect for you!

Our client has a great opportunity for passionate and dedicated individuals to join their team as a Support Worker at their brand new supported living service in Stockport, Greater Manchester.

Title: Support Workers
Ref: 43417
Hours: Various Full Time and Part Time Roles Available
Location: Manchester
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: £8.50 per hour

About the role

They have a number of flexible, part and full time roles available working up to 37.5 hours per week, across both day and night shift patterns. This is an exciting opportunity to join a new team providing support to 11 individuals who are transitioning to their own accommodation.

As a Support Worker you will support and enable people to live the life they choose: to make choices, to express themselves and live as independently as possible. Your patient support and encouragement will assist individuals to run their own lives as much as possible - helping with personal care, supporting someone to rustle up some breakfast, do the weekly shop or visit a local café.

Our client also supports people to take part in some of their amazing arts and wellbeing activities - from dance to music making, swimming to rock climbing.

Being a Support Worker can be the springboard to your future career - and to all sorts of opportunities and management roles.

They also have relief (bank) opportunities in this area attracting an hourly rate of £8.21

About you

Experience is not necessarily required for this role as they are able to support you and provide you with an excellent induction. However, it is really important that you are able to demonstrate the right values and behaviours to enable you to make a difference to people’s lives.

Flexibility is needed as working times do vary and will include evenings, weekends and sleep-ins; they will however provide you with a rota in advance so you can plan your life accordingly.

About the organisation

For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Our client is here to help people communicate and experience the world.

They believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.

Our client has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working as a Support Worker can be incredibly rewarding; they offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition, they have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join their Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

Their selection process aims to make sure that the role is right for you and you are right for them. It involves completing an online application form, taking part in a value based interview/assessment process and visiting one of their services.

Closing date: Tuesday 6 August 2019
Interview date: As applications are received
To start: To be discussed at interview