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Employer : Saint John of God Hospitaller Services

Job Title : Care Support Worker

Reference number : SW/Minims/Nov

Service : The Minims, Hatfield

Location : The Minims, Hatfield

Salary : £8.72

Hours : 37.5

Closing date : Wednesday 28th February 2018

Brief summary of job

Support Workers Needed!

£17,004.00 per annum, 37.5 hours per week.

Working across two bungalows for 12 adults with learning disabilities who require 24 hour support but have many goals they wish to achieve! Can you help them to do this?

The main purpose of this role is to ensure that the people who use the service are offered a high standard of care and support in a person centred way to ensure they live fulfilled lives.

The successful candidate must:

-Be able to drive so people can be supported to access the community

-Be willing to support people with personal care

-Work with residents to ensure that they are at the centre of our service and in control of their lives

-Proactive in supporting people to access the community (days outs, one to one and group activities)

-Be able to prepare and cook meals for a number of people, in line with dietary requirements

-Be able to undertake housekeeping duties ie: cleaning and laundry

-Undertake sleep ins on a rota basis

People who use our service say they want support workers to:

-Have an understanding of working with people with different needs

-Be friendly, caring and trustworthy

-Be encouraging, supportive and show empathy

-Support and assist them to make choices

-Support them with medication and personal care (depending on the needs of the individual).

What we offer:

-The pay rate offered is £8.72 per hour.

-Annual leave entitlement of 33 days, including bank and public holidays

-Learning & Development opportunities

-Sleep in allowance.

An enhanced Disclosure and Barring check will be required, which will we pay for.

Contact information

To apply, please send your CV to

If you would like more information about this vacancy, please calll the Human Resources Department on 01707 371 283.  

Due to high volume of applications, unfortunately, we are not able to respond to each candidate individually. Therefore, if you don't hear from us within 14 days of the closing date, you have not been selected for an interview.

Interview information

Interviews to be held as and when required.

How to apply

We allow the following methods for applications:

Click here to apply now online

Download our application form - Please enter SW/Minims/Nov for Post applied for and post your completed Application Form to : Saint John of God Hospitaller Services, Woodhall Community Centre, Mill Green Road, Welwyn Garden City, Herts AL7 3XD

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