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Support Worker

Job Description

New Support Worker opportunities - Apply Today!

Location: West Horndon

Pay: £10.20

Bank Positions avalible

Shift patterns include early, late, weekend, night and Bank Holiday shifts

(e.g. 8am-3pm, 3pm-10pm and 10pm-8am on a rota basis.

Flexible on driver requirment

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)

We are recruiting for our Residential Care Service, Quietwaters, where we support up to 6 residents living with learning disabilities, autism and behavioural support needs.

We are a busy and engaging home with lots of activities happening each day. Positivity and an enthusiasm to make a difference are key, we provide training for everything else.

Voyage Care is a leader in health care and support services for individuals throughout the UK. Across our services we support people to do various activities such as bowling, going to the cinema and enjoying days out to the coast - so it might not feel much like work! A big part of your role will be supporting people to do their favourite things, try new activities, develop new skills, and lead as fulfilling life as possible.

Your duties will also include:

  • Assisting with day to day living tasks such as meal preparation and household tasks.
  • Ensuring the people we support are encouraged to reach their full potential.
  • Supporting all residents to live as independently as possible.
  • Providing personal care.
  • Support with medication and health needs.
  • Support to access activities and socialise with others.
  • Support activities in the house such as arts and crafts, music, and meeting sensory needs.
  • Learning and utilising a variety of communication methods.

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