Adult Support Worker

  • Salary: £10.00 per hour*
  • Hours: Full & part time positions available
  • Location: Ivybridge

Application deadline: Friday 02 July

We are planning for our future and looking to recruit Support Workers, who want to make a real difference, to join our dedicated multidisciplinary team of professionals.

You will support our young adults in all aspects of daily living and engage them to participate in a wide variety of social activities, such as festivals, sailing, football matches, cinema, bowling and much more!!

You must be a positive, caring and compassionate individual, with great communication skills, and a passion for helping people to achieve their dreams and aspirations. Our young Adult’s live their life to the full and expect a high level of meaningful engagement, delivered to them in a person centered way, from professional and dedicated staff that are highly motivated.

Dame Hannah Rogers Trust, is an established Charity that has been providing care and support to vulnerable people for over 250 years!! Our services are regulated by The Care Quality Commission (CQC) and hold an inspection award rating of “Good” with “Outstanding” in some key areas.

You don’t necessarily need care experience to join us, as we believe that if you have the right personal qualities, our training programme will equip you with the necessary skills you need to become a successful and valued Support Worker.

• Full Induction training
• Advanced training opportunities
• Professional development
• 32 days annual leave entitlement, including bank holidays (pro rata for part time hours)
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Free car parking
• Subsidised staff lunches, made fresh onsite
• Employee Recognition scheme
• PLUS the opportunity to really make a difference in a positive working environment!

Hours are based on a fixed, 2 week shift Rota pattern, with a mixture of early and late shifts during the week, with the requirement to work a shift every other weekend.

We will only accept fully completed application forms. For further information regarding our recruitment process, please call HR on 01752 898182

Please note that we will accept applications up to the closing date, however all suitable candidates will be submitted for shortlisting and possible interview, as soon as received and the Trust reserves the right to appoint before the closing date.

*You will receive a rate of £9.25 per hour, until successful completion of your probationary period. Upon successful completion, your rate of pay will increase to £10 per hour.

Dame Hannah Rogers Trust is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to equal opportunities. We particularly welcome applications from disabled people and guarantee interviews to suitably qualified disabled applicants. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this post, the full cost of which will be covered by the Trust.