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Residential Senior Support Worker

Job Description

*Senior Support Worker Opportunity!*

Location/Service: Swindon, Wiltshire

As a Senior Support Worker at Westwood House in Swindon, you will work with individuals who have varying degrees of physical and learning disabilities, autism and complex needs. We pride ourselves in promoting independence and supporting people to lead as fulfilling a life as possible.

You will need to ensure the support team work in accordance with care plans for individuals with learning disabilities and other complex needs. You'll operate within the home and local community settings providing hands-on care to the people we support, so you can expect total involvement in everything we do.

Requirements:-
Our Senior Support Workers have previous experience of supporting people with varying care needs and are familiar with leading a team and managing responsibilities of the teams record keeping along with supervising the team on a daily basis and bi-monthly supervision. 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.

Your benefits:
We want to make Voyage Care a great place for you to work. A place where you feel truly valued and appreciated. That's why we've worked hard to develop a pay and benefits package, alongside fulfilling roles, to reward you for the amazing work you do. This includes perks, incentives and schemes designed to offer you a happy work-life balance.

These benefits include:

  • Enhanced evening and weekend pay at an additional 50p per hour
  • Premium overtime rates of an additional £1 per hour
  • Pay increases between roles as part of our dedication to helping you reach your potential
  • Employee discount app - offering discounts at leading retail stores and leisure attractions
  • Funded Blue Light Card - hundreds of discounts at high street retailers and restaurants
  • Enhanced family leave - so you can make the most of precious family moments
  • Supporting your wellbeing through access to a free 24/7 external counselling service
  • Access to external Wagestream app - allowing you to withdraw your pay as it's earnt
  • Paid training, induction and DBS checks - teaching you all the skills you need
  • Support for you to progress and develop by gaining funded qualifications
  • Pension scheme and life assurance policy - offering security for you and your loved ones
  • Long service awards - to reward loyalty and longevity with Voyage Care
  • Refer a friend bonuses - earn money for referring hard-working people like you


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