Support Workers (North East, Independence Plus)

  • Location: Lowestoft/ Great Yarmouth/ Saxmundham/ Beccles /Bungay /Halesworth/Leiston
  • Status: 15-37 hours per week, including occasional evening and weekends
  • Salary: Starting hourly rate is £8.21
  • Closing date: 01 August 2019 00:00
  • Interview date:

We are recruiting Support Workers to work flexibly within our Independence Plus service in the North East area, where you will work both as part of a team and individually.

The Independence plus team Based in and around Lowestoft is a busy dynamic team working with many different customers delivering tailor-made support to each Individual. No 2 days are ever the same, we support individuals with personal care, medication, cooking meals, all aspects of daily living skills, accessing the community, engaging in meaningful activities.

We support individuals from 1 hour a week to 24/7 support, there are many different support packages that the successful applicants will be able to work with. This really is a rewarding role where you will be able to make a meaningful difference to peoples lives. We work with individuals from the age of 13+ who have support needs.

We will support you to become a confident Support Worker and develop your existing skills.

We will offer you:

  • Paid training and a full induction
  • Competitive salary (increasing following a successful probation period)
  • Generous company pension, matching up to 8%
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Co-operative flexible benefits including child care and bike to work

We believe that the right values and attitudes are the most important things when recruiting staff, not just experience. We are looking for candidates who know this is a unique and worthwhile job; who are passionate about the rights of people with learning disabilities and will enjoy supporting them to have happy and fulfilled lives.

If you would like to join the team as a Support Worker in Leading Lives please click on APPLY NOW or download your application form. For more information please contact us on 01473 406776.