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Support Worker

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Support Worker

Wey House- Norton Fitzwarren

£11.70ph As of 01st April

(Overtime rate from £13.67ph up to £14.67ph)

We're on the hunt for genuinely caring, hands-on Support Workers with a passion for enhancing the quality of life of the people we support. You'll be based within our Nursing service in Norton Fitzwarren, Somerset.

As a support worker with us you'll be helping people to gain more independence in their daily lives, whilst working within a dynamic team to support a fantastic group of people!

Our nursing service in Somerset are welcoming and friendly environments and you can be sure that no two days will be the same! You'll be enhancing the lives of the people we support by teaching them new life skills, assisting with personal care and moving and assisting (including the use of hoists), encouraging them to access their local communities, socialising and doing lots of activities. One day you could be out with the people we support in the community, the next you could be unwinding in the garden tending to our growing plant/vegetable collection, watching films or doing arts and crafts in the service.

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

  • Enhanced overtime payments at this service from an additional £2.50 up to £3.50 per hour on top of your hourly rate as well as an additional £0.50 per hour on evenings and weekends.
  • Funded Blue Light Card including lots of high street discounts

We can accommodate full and part time hours, we have a fantastic range of benefits for our staff and we offer sector leading career progression, so don't hesitate to apply today and make a real difference to the lives of the people we're supporting!

Why choose us?

You don't need to have experience to be a fantastic Support Worker, what you need is a passion for enhancing the quality of life for the people we support, a desire to learn and a genuine caring attitude. If you've got the passion to make someone's life better, we can give you all the skills and development opportunities you need to build a great career.

A career with Voyage Care offers long-term employment prospects, with opportunity for promotion and progression as well as job security in a sector leading organization. Ask us about some of our fantastic progression stories!

All applicants and subsequent job offers will be subject to satisfactory DBS checks and references.