Service/Location: Scholes, Wigan
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Full time/Part time available
Pay Rate: £10.00 per hour
At Voyage Care we value the hard work and commitment of our colleagues by offering:
Enhanced evening and weekend pay at an additional 50p per hour (Ts & Cs apply)
Premium overtime rates at an additional £1 per hour (Ts & Cs apply)About the job
As a Support Worker at Woolton Court, you will work with people who have varying degrees of learning disabilities supporting them to lead as fulfilling life as possible, incorporating both therapy based activities and social based activities. You will assist the people to be as independent as possible
Throughout a typical day, you'll help the people we support with the everyday challenges of washing, dressing and eating. Crucially, enabling them to carry out tasks, chores and hobbies that most people take for granted but are really meaningful for your client. You'll be out and about, enjoying life together and no single day will be the same.
For Support Workers in this location, experience is desirable, however all of our staff will complete a full induction including one to one training and shadow shifts to give a deep understanding of the role while allowing you to get to know the people we support. This style of training allows the people we support get to know you and feel comfortable around you before you begin to support them.
At Voyage Care we value the hard work and commitment of our colleagues and we're proud to offer excellent pay rates across all of our services (a minimum of £10 per hour) as well as enhanced overtime payments and enhanced evening and weekend payments.
As well as a rewarding role, and working with a fun and supportive team, we offer an exciting range of benefits:
Employee discount app - discounts at leading retail stores including Argos and Asda, and leisure attractions, such as Alton Towers and Sea Life Centre.
Blue Light Card - hundreds of discounts at high street retailers, restaurants etc
Free external counselling support and advice service available 24/7
Paid training, inductionand funded nationally recognised qualifications
We'll pay for your DBS checks
Paid annual leave& pension scheme
Life assurance policy - offering security for your loved ones
Long Service Award
Refer a friend - receive £500 or refer three friends and receive £2,000. (Terms and conditions apply).
All applicants and subsequent job offers will be subject to satisfactory DBS checks and references
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