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Senior Support Worker

Job Description

Are you a passionate and experienced female senior support worker? If you are this may be the perfect role for you!

Location: Maidenhead

Pay Rate: £10.00

Hours: 7:30am-2:30pm, 2:30pm-9:30pm, 9:30pm - 7:30am

Pay Rate: £11.00

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)

About this job -

Voyage Care are looking for a female support worker with passion to help and care for individuals with learning / physical disabilities. Some care knowledge / experience is desirable but not essential as we have an amazing training programme and induction for the right candidate. You will be working 37.5 hours per week (7 - 12-hour shifts including a mixture of days, nights and weekends) making a positive difference to the lives of the people in our care at Pinkneys Road. This registered service supports up to 3 female residents with profound and multiple learning disabilities.

You will be required to oversee Support Workers; our Senior Support Workers implement 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.

We are also looking for someone who has their NVQ (minimum Level 3) in social care or another related subject.

Voyage Care is a sector leading provider, with over 30 years' experience of specialist care and support. We support over 3,500 people with learning disabilities, autism, brain injuries and other complex needs across the UK.

So, what can voyage care do for you?

Your benefits

Our colleagues are amazing and make a difference to people's lives every day. We recognise their hard work and dedication by offering a rewarding pay and benefits package alongside our fulfilling roles. This includes:

  • Enhanced evening, weekend and overtime pay
  • Pay increases between roles
  • Employee discount app and funded Blue Light discount card
  • Enhanced family leave
  • Free 24/7 external counselling service
  • Access to external Wagestream app
  • Paid training, inductions, DBS checks and qualifications
  • Pension scheme and life assurance
  • Long service awards
  • Refer a friend bonuses

"Recommend a Friend Scheme which rewards £500 to £2000 T&C apply"

Can you:

  • Communicate both written and verbally efficiently?
  • Remain calm under pressure?
  • Lead and supervise a staff team?
  • Demonstrate caring nature with sensitivity to the needs of others?
  • Self-motivate?
  • Demonstrate flexibility, reliability and adaptability?

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