Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 00023984-1
  • Date Posted: 18 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £9.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Linx 16+ Supported Accommodation - Support Worker (Full and Part-Time roles available)

We support young people in preparation for adulthood. Over the years, we have developed a program of support, which enables young people to develop essential skills enabling them to achieve independence.

Each of our young people is an individual with their own life story, wishes and feelings; sometimes they need support. This is where our support workers come in to help them live a fulfilling and independent life.

Essential:

* Able to work in a challenging environment

* Professional or personal experience of working with young people – aged 16 to 18 is preferred but not essential

* Able to complete basic administration duties

* Driver (preferred but not essential)

* Able to work evenings and/or weekends

We all know that the Coronavirus is changing the way we go about our everyday lives, but there is one thing that doesn’t change – our absolute commitment and the values we share as members of the Caretech family, for the people we support.

Company Values

* Friendly, passionate and caring nature

* Positive, pleasant and approachable

* Empowering others to become stronger and more confident in controlling their lives

* Person Centred, allowing our children to explore & utilise their own strengths

* Innovative, by using or showing new methods and ideas

Benefits

* Full, Part time and bank contracts available

* Up to 28 Days Holiday

* Additional Holiday Purchase Scheme

* Competitive Salary

* Dedicated learning and development programmes

* Access to a wide range of free online courses for all staff on a variety of topic

* Free DBS check

* Refer a friend scheme’ reward system – earn up to £250 per referral

* Pension scheme

* Annual Employee Awards Evening

* Employee recognition schemes

* Company vehicle to use when in work

* CareTech Foundation- Opportunity to apply for family & friend’s grants.

If you are interested in this role, please click apply

All applications & CV’s received are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity, which will include a check against the barred children’s list.

If you haven’t heard back within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.

Linx is part of the CareTech PLC family- one of the largest Social Care providers in the UK