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Date Added: Fri 08/01/2021

Male Support Worker

London, UK
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Company: THE AVENUES GROUP

Job Type: Permanent

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We’re looking for Male Support Workers to work with us in Kingston, New Malden and Ham supporting adults who have learning disabilities and varying support needs in their homes.

As a Support Worker you will;

Ensure the people we support are encouraged to reach their full potential
Accompany the people we support to activities, appointments, education etc.
Assisting with day to day living tasks such as cooking, cleaning, shopping etc.
Help with personal care such as supporting with showering, toileting and dressing.
Full training will be provided and you will also be supported in your new role by your local team from day one.

There is a genuine occupational requirement for the holder of this post to be male & in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.

Working hours;

Various contracts available – Full time, part time or bank hours
Shift work – Must be able to work; Monday-Thursday from 5pm-10pm and Friday from 5pm-7pm. Other shifts will include days, evenings, nights, weekends and Bank Holidays (24/7)
Shifts are on a rota basis so you will know in advance to plan your time accordingly.

About you;

No experience needed but would be beneficial
Have the ability to learn from experiences and change your approach when needed
Have energy and enthusiasm to provide the best support possible
Have motivation and drive to identify overcome obstacles
Have an understanding of and empathy for the people you are supporting
Show commitment to personal and professional development
We offer our Support Workers (T&C’s apply):

£18,000 per annum + benefits (pro rata)
Paid enhanced DBS
E-learning/Classroom training/Diplomas
Regular one to one supervision
Refer a friend bonus scheme – earn up to £350
Increasing annual leave with length of service
Flexible working
Occupational sick pay
Maternity/paternity pay
Employee Assistance Programme
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