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Support Worker

Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
£11.22 Per Hour
Job Type
9 Sep 2022
Support Workers needed!

£11.22 per hour

Bury St Edmunds,IP33

We are expanding our support team in Bury St Edmunds, and we have the following vacancies available:

X1 Permanent waking night contracts- 37.5 hours per week
X6 Permanent full-time contracts- 37.5 hours per week

What will I be doing?

You will be supporting a terrific gentleman in his mid-20's to live independently within his own home
Providing 2-1 support as well as working in a team of experienced, dedicated, and sociable Support Workers.
Going to activities such as swimming, dancing, going out for lunch, going to the theatre, visiting the seaside, and camping holidays.
To take part and/or become involved with his interests, such as exercise, cooking, films and socialising with friends and family.
Supporting him with personal care (prompting and guidance only), shopping, medication, and other daily living skills.

When will I be working?

Shifts are 07:00-14:30, 14:30-22:00. long days, every other weekend and occasional bank holidays
Waking night hours are 10pm to 8am
We provide support 7 days a week
Rotas are provided 4 weeks in advance

Why choose Dimensions?

30 days annual leave entitlement, pro-rata, (including bank holidays), rising to a maximum of 35 days.
£500 recommend a friend scheme
Discounts and cashback on the high street and online shopping through Rewarding Dimensions.
Pension scheme, including a money purchase scheme with employee and employer contribution.
Free access to the Employee Assistance Programme with a 24/7 helpline for advice and support, also available to partners and immediate family.
Recognition and financial bonus every five years through our Long Service Awards.
Opportunity to purchase Simply Health, a discounted health and dental cover scheme.

Additional Information

We are keen to recruit a team with the right values, skills and behaviours who can help us ensure our workplace values are at the heart of everything we do. Due to the complex physical, emotional and behavioural needs of this gentleman, we would be highly interested in receiving applications from a background in behaviours of distress and/or experience working with adults with learning disabilities and/or autism.

Car drivers with their own vehicles would be desirable.

Applications are reviewed upon receipt and interviews will take place until the positions are filled.
An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions.
We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce
As Disability Confident Leaders, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy - Dimensions has been awarded this symbol by Jobcentre Plus to recognise our commitment towards the employment, retention, training and career development of disabled employees
As part of our commitment to making reasonable adjustments we can offer support to complete your application. Please contact the Resourcing Consultant Team on .
We now have British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos for all of our recruitment communications.
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  • Job Reference: 707473968-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Dimensions UK Ltd
  • Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
  • Salary: £11.22 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent