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South East
Wickford, Essex
Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
£8.72-£8.95 per hour

Bank staff required

Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding role which offers plenty of work/life balance? Aspirations are looking for new team members who are passionate about supporting individuals within the community to enjoy a fulfilling and independent life. You will help some amazing people achieve their dreams.

The Role:

As a Support Worker, you will be working as part of a team providing support for adults with learning disabilities and mental health issues.

On a typical day you will be :

  • Support with the challenges of everyday life such as shaving, domestic chores and cooking.
  • Accompany users to participate in hobbies and activities such as getting fit at the gym, trips out to the cinema or going on holiday.
  • Ensure the user attends appointments.
  • Administer medication as required.
  • Completing daily care plans.
  • Support with finances and budgeting.
  • Ensure safeguarding responsibilities are met and to protect the Adults rights to live safely and free from abuse or neglect.

The Person:

  • Previous experience is not essential as we provide full training.
  • You may have personal, volunteering or family experience of care.
  • More important is a positive and caring nature
  • Passionate about providing the best care
  • Energetic and understanding
  • Ability to handle sometimes difficult situations and be resilient.
  • Having a positive outlook and maintaining a good sense of humour in sometimes challenging circumstances.
  • Full clean driving licence would be preferred.

The Package:

  • Full and comprehensive training programme, including the Care Certificate
  • Commitment to ongoing learning and development
  • Opportunities to take NVQ Level 2 and 3
  • 28 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Employee recognition schemes
  • Optional overtime
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Employee Assistance Programme available 24/7
  • Refer a Friend Scheme
  • Flexible shift work

The Company:

At Aspirations we value all colleagues, regardless of age. We are proud to offer pay over the statutory minimum set for young workers and have no set retirement age.

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Aspirations is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitability qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy and maternity.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the vulnerable adults that we support and expects all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and a satisfactory Enhanced DBS Disclosure.