Support Worker - Brighton

Job description

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £8.00 to £8.50 per hour

Job Code: GHL3D

Do you want a role where you can support people with learning disabilities and make a positive difference to their lives? At Glenholme, we can offer you the opportunity to have a meaningful career by joining our team at the Lustrells and Saltdean House in Brighton. Our services are all within 5 minute walking distance from each other in a quiet residential area close to local shops and services with excellent transport links to Brighton town centre. We provide residential care and supported living services to adults with learning disabilities often accompanied by physical disabilities.

 

We are looking for enthusiastic and hardworking support workers to assist our service users to enjoy a fulfilling and valued life, to participate within the community and to develop their abilities as fully as possible.

 

Benefits

  • Comprehensive (fully paid) training
  • 37.5 hour week contract
  • 28 days holiday plus an additional day holiday for your birthday
  • Auto-enrolment pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • £250 referral bonus
  • Life Insurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Quarterly GEM award with £250 bonus
  • Paid care certificate and salary increase once completed
  • Paid DBS application
  • Overtime available
  • Paid shadow shifts
  • Flexible shift patterns
  • Progression opportunities

Requirements

We are looking for someone who

  • Preferably has previous experience in care
  • Is able to work flexibly to meet individuals’ support needs
  • Has a positive attitude
  • Is able to work as part of a team
  • Has a good understanding of the need to promote independence and life skills
  • Is caring and compassionate
  • Has a desire to provide high quality care

Glenholme Healthcare is a fast growing and dynamic organisation. We are expanding and opening new services, so there are real opportunities for career development for a rewarding long term career. We value our staff and work hard to develop their skills through the provision of training and support.