Support Worker

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    Whether you’re new to care or experienced, you’ll be making a world of difference when you join us as a Support Worker at Achieve together.

    Join us as a Support Worker at Wembdon Rise in Bridgwater which is a residential service with 10 self contained flats each with their own facilities so individuals can practice independent living. There are six large gardens which can be used for leisure activities especially during summer months.

    The service provides specialist support for adults aged 18+ with Autism, LD, Fragile X, Epilepsy and Mild Cerebral Palsy and sight impairment

    Location: Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6

    Permanent full and part time positions available  

    Salary: £9.50phr

    Your new job: Support workers treat everyone equally and with the dignity and respect they deserve: you’ll play a vital part in providing support that improves the ability to manage daily tasks and enable people to experience independent living and decision making.  

    Your role is to:   

    • Support people in achieving their goals and ambitions
    • Planning and engaging in activities such as gardening, amusement arcades, theme parks shopping, arts, crafts and puzzles, Lego building, singing, dancing, horse riding, eating out, bike riding, swimming and supporting holidays
    • Proving full personal care 
    • Supporting complex physical and verbal behaviours that can be challenging, specialist training will be provided along with relevant debrief and support given 
    • Make a positive contribution to the lives of others

    Our website includes some of the fantastic success stories, shared by people we support: https://www.achievetogether.co.uk/category/success-stories/ 

    Your Rewards:

    • Free DBS-No cost to join!
    • Paid Training & Personal E-Learning portal- to get you off to a flying start
    • Refer a Friend & earn £300
    • Annual Leave-28 days
    • Reward and Recognition- our way of saying “Thank you”
    • Employee Assistance Programme-Support for you… when you need it.

    You!  Support Workers come from many different employment backgrounds and experiences, and you probably already have all the skills required, as we employ our Support Workers based on their values, willingness to learn new skills and the compassion to promote person centred healthcare with a homely family feel.

    Does this sound like the role for you? Start or change your journey in Social Care with us today by applying.

    Protecting you:  Achieve together requires all team members to be fully vaccinated and protected against the transmission of Covid -19. Evidence in the form of a (Covid –Pass) or a health exemption letter must be provided during the recruitment process.

    Achieve together vacancies are excluded from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 which means that for certain types of employment it is lawful to reject a person for employment on the grounds of a spent conviction. When making an application, job applicants are obliged to disclose all convictions, whether or not they are spent.

    To book an interview call: Natasha on 07803406149 or email vacancysw@achievetogether.co.uk