SUPPORT WORKERS Hourly rate: From £7.79 - £8.85 per hour 7 weeks annual leave entitlement

09/04/2018

We are currently recruiting for 2 or 3 people for

20 – 30 hours and Relief

Are you looking for a change of direction within the care sector or are you looking for a change of career and have a caring nature? Would you like to make a difference?

 Orchard Vale Trust is a registered charity with 30 years of experience in providing quality person-centred residential and day care services to people with learning disabilities.

 We are looking for a positive and motivated Support Workers to join our team in Cheddar. Your role will be to provide personalised support to residents; supporting them to manage their home and make positive life choices to continually move forward in their home and community.

 You will need to be flexible and available to work a variety of shifts. Alternate weekend work and sleepover duties will be required.

 Good communication skills and the ability to form trusting relationships are essential.  

 Previous experience of working with people with learning disabilities would be an advantage, but not necessary as full guidance, support and a comprehensive induction programme is provided.

 Sponsorship to obtain professional qualifications after six months of employment is provided.

 All applicants must hold a full UK driving licence.

 All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check which will include a check against the Barred adult list and references.

 Please note we do not accept CV's. You will need to complete an Orchard Vale Trust application, which can be requested by contacting Crystal Barry at Central Office, East Court, Doctors Hill, Wookey, Somerset, BA5 1AR, 01749 671706 or crystal.barry@orchardvaletrust.org.uk.