Bank Support Worker

8.03 - 8.47 GBP Hourly + GBP8.03 - GBP8.47/hour Training, benefits
12 Jul 2018
20 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Bank Residential Support Worker required for our recently Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' Children's Short Break Service in Shawbirch, Telford!
Superb progression opportunities in a well established home
GBP8.03 - GBP8.47 per hour, plus FREE training
Pension scheme, holiday purchase scheme, childcare vouchers
We are looking for someone to work shifts on an ad-hoc basis
Experienced and welcoming team
No experience necessary
Interviews taking place now!

Do you believe that some of your best traits are compassion, empathy and friendliness? Would you say that you're the type of person who likes to make people smile? Would you'd like to work in a job that adds real value to people's lives and at the same time offers you an actual career and job security? Are you looking for a role where no two days are ever the same? If this is how you see yourself, and these are the type things you're looking for, then this is the right job opportunity for you.

Acorn Way is a purpose built, 5 bedded short break service based in Telford. The home has a spacious garden to the rear with a ground level trampoline, go cart track and a small allotment area at the side of the house. The home is on one level and fully accessible for wheelchair users. It is located in a quiet suburban area with access to a variety of local facilities. We arrange days out, fun events and a variety of activities tailored to each child's ability. Our service is designed to meet the needs of families with children with disabilities in the area.

At CareTech, we pride ourselves on our friendly, innovative, person-centred, empowering and positive values that we reflect as a company. We are seeking candidates who share the same passion for the values as we do, offering a career where you can develop these attributes further. Does this sound like you? Would you love the opportunity to make a real difference to our Young People's lives? Then we need your support!

Our home in Shawbirch is an ever changing environment where flexibility, is key, to the support we offer our young people. Do you have something you can offer that might be that little bit different?

We are passionate about working with the young people to help them make progress and work towards independence. Based in Shawbirch, Telford, we care for Young People with varied interests and requirements, so each person is respected and valued as an individual, with tailored programmes to address the specific and changing needs of the individual.

We pride ourselves on providing a safe, warm and nurturing environment with a high standard of care and accommodation for children, ensuring excellent delivery of care.

Due to on-going development, we are seeking caring, committed and compassionate Bank Support Workers to join our aspirational team. Whilst experience definitely isn't essential, we don't just want anyone! We are looking for courageous and committed individuals who can communicate these attributes within a challenging yet rewarding environment. In return, we will provide you with superb training and progression opportunities, in tandem with good rates of pay and a benefits package. We are looking for enthusiastic, person-centred individuals who share the same passion for care as we do!

Our Young People have varied likes and interests, whether this be cooking, art, going to the cinema; or bigger trips out to places like blue planet and the sea side; sometimes they need support and this is where you come in to help them live fulfilling and independent lives.

Why CareTech?

• We provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards

• We provide superb FREE training to achieve qualifications in Social Care

• We have a proven progression path - most of those who started as Support Workers are now Residential Managers

• We offer competitive rates of pay, along with an impressive benefits package including an employee assistance helpline, flexible additional holiday purchase scheme, childcare vouchers, special retail discount vouchers, stakeholder pension scheme

• We offer apprenticeships to those with less experience looking to get into the sector

This is a great opportunity - if you are caring, compassionate and a good communicator and would like to commit to the first stage of the process, get in touch today!

Due to the nature of the role, we will pay for you to complete an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, prior to starting with us. Under the Equality Act 2010, some posts may have a minimum age requirement, based on the age of the oldest child within the service you are applying for. CareTech is an equal opportunities employer and will invite disabled applicants to contact us to identify any additional support that they may require throughout the recruitment process.

Due to the volume of applications, if you do not receive an invitation to interview within 14 working days, then consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion; we do, however have other services you may be suitable for in surrounding areas for the roles below: Support Workers, Team Leaders, Deputy Managers, Registered Managers