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Residential Senior Support Worker

Job Description

*Senior Support Worker Opportunity!*

Location/Service: Melksham

At Voyage Care we value the hard work and commitment of our colleagues by offering:

  • Enhanced evening and weekend pay at an additional 50p per hour (Ts & Cs apply)
  • Premium overtime rates at an additional £1 per hour (Ts & Cs apply)

Benefits: Life assurance, Blue Light Card, Opportunities for career development, Paid training, Industry recognised qualifications, Fully funded DBS

As a Senior Support Worker you will be overseeing Support Workers, at Peel House in Melksham, you will work with people who have learning disabilities and complex needs to promote independence and support them to lead as fulfilling life as possible, incorporating both therapy based activities and social based activities.

Throughout a typical day, you'll help our residents with the everyday challenges of washing, dressing and eating. Crucially, enabling them to carry out tasks, chores and hobbies that most people take for granted but are really meaningful for your client. You'll be out and about, enjoying life together and no single day will be the same. A big part of your role will be supporting people to do their favorite things and try new activities.

Some of the activities we do are:

  • Swimming,
  • Cinema
  • Bowling
  • Day centers,
  • Arts and crafts
  • Volunteering
  • Shopping
  • Building independent skills i.e meal prep
  • Cooking

Benefits:

  • Paid DBS & Holidays
  • Blue Light Discount - Offering unmissable money savings
  • Salary scale /progression if you want it
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Long service awards
  • Recommend a Friend Scheme which rewards £500 to £2000 T&C apply



Our Senior Support Workers have a sound experience of supporting people with varying care needs and are familiar with leading a team; with a commitment to care and a passion for making a difference. In return, we offer all the training, benefits and options for career development you would expect from a leader in our field.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a motivated and determined team. So make a great career move.

Click Apply to complete our one page application…….All applications & CV's are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check for Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

*Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with the Equality Act 2010