The following vacancy is available:
Job Title: Support Worker.
Pay: Basic £18353.28 (Full time equivalent) £8.80 per hour, enhancements for evenings and weekends.
Hours of Work: Flexible, various shifts available.
As support worker you will provide professional, high quality support to people within their own home and in the community, promoting choice and independence. We cover Melksham, Bradford on Avon, Calne, Chippenham, Corsham, Devizes, Trowbridge, Warminster and Westbury.
You will deliver person centred support to meet the individual care needs of the people we support which can include personal, practical, social and domestic support.
You will be responsible for completing relevant documentation for the people being supported ensuring compliance with guidance, statutory regulation and company policies and procedures.
We asked our Service Users what they like about the about the people that support them, they didn’t mention qualifications, they said they like kind, caring and happy people.
If you have the right attitude and values we will provide you with the training and development you need to be confident and competent in your role. We are looking for people who:
- Are caring and respectful who will enable the people we support to have a high quality of life and make their own decisions
- Are flexible and adaptable who want to go the extra mile if it means making a positive difference to Service User lives
- Are enthusiastic with excellent communication skills committed to developing positive working relationships
- Hold a valid driving licence and have access to a vehicle
Autonomy Care Limited is an established provider of home care and community based services in Wiltshire,providing specialist care to young people and adults with Learning Disabilities and Complex Behavioural Needs.
What we offer
Learning and development
An exceptional induction programme for all employees. We continue to offer personal development opportunities throughout your career with Autonomy Care which includes face-to-face learning and eLearning on a wide range of topics.
Recognition and thanks
We celebrate the achievements of our employees through our employee of the month awards.
We offer a workplace pension scheme which all employees are automatically enrolled subject to meeting eligibility criteria, with the option of opting out.
Enjoy discounts on groceries, daily essentials, clothing, entertainment and meals out.
Employee Assistance Programme
Our employee assistance programme is available to all of our employees 24 hours aday, 365 days per year. This includes counselling support, health advice, personal legal advice and financial information.
A member of staff can receive up to £100 for referring a friend or family member to come and work for Autonomy Care.
We listen to you
Through our annual employee surveys and regular supervisions.
We are committed to the safety and well-being of the individuals who use our services this includes promoting safer recruitment practices across the Exalon Autonomy Group.
To apply: Download the application form. Print it out, fill it in and send it to us. Or email or write to us requesting an application and providing an email or postal address, an application form will be sent to you. Alternatively please call Sandra or Steve on 01225 613010 for an informal discussion.
Download Application Form here
Date posted: 10th May 2018.