Current Vacancies

Below is a list of our current staff vacancies. If you wish to apply please complete the online application form or contact Head Office on 01752 251476 to request an application form be sent in the post.

BH1017 Support Worker (Dawlish)
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BH1017 Support Worker (Dawlish)

Location : Botchill House, Dawlish

Salary : £7.75 - £9.75 day/night rate

Job Description We are currently looking to recruit support workers to assist service users with learning disabilities and complex needs, living in a stunning rural residential service near Dawlish. Working as part of a close team, we are looking for friendly and enthusiastic people who can help us deliver person centred services and make a real difference! Respect, dignity and choice are key aspects of the support we offer and you will be in position to help people really enjoy their home and local community. As a support worker, you will be required to enable people in personal care tasks, making simple meals and snacks and accompanying in a range of leisure and social opportunities e g small holdings, craft-work, shopping, theatres, swimming, walking and holidays. We are keen to support flexible working arrangements, full time, part time and casual opportunities are available over 7 days a week; 24 hour periods: inclusive of day, waking night and sleep in duties. Experience preferred but not essential as a range of training is provided. Driving licence would be an advantage. Please click on the link below to complete the online application form or call Head Office on 01752 251476.

Closing Date : Fri 01 Dec 2017

TF1017 Support Worker (Paignton)
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TF1017 Support Worker (Paignton)

Location : Paignton

Salary : £16,120 pro rata

Job Description Are you confident, resilient and love a challenge? Do you have the character to be calm under pressure, work as part of a team and use your initiative and natural leadership skills? Apply for a rewarding career with Havencare (South West) now! Working as part of a close team, you will be friendly, resourceful and enthusiastic in delivering person-centred services for individuals with learning disabilities, autism and associated support needs, you will work proactively to enable the people you support to lead stimulating and fulfilling lives through opportunity and choice. We are looking for the right characters with transferable skills; knowledge of autism and experience in social care may be helpful, but is not essential. Full training will be provided alongside excellent career opportunities.

Closing Date : Fri 01 Dec 2017

WL1017 Support Workers (Paignton)
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WL1017 Support Workers (Paignton)

Location : Paignton

Salary : 17,160 pro rata

Job Description We are looking for an enthusiastic New Team of Support Workers for a gentleman within our Supported Living Service in Paignton Torbay. This is an exciting opportunity for a new team and has fantastic learning and development benefits. Havencare (South West) is a fast growing charity that supports people with learning disabilities, autism and complex needs to lead fulfilling lives through opportunity and choice. These roles are based on the principles of the ‘Positive Behaviour Support Model’. To support this gentleman, we are also looking for a team of Support Workers to undertake both full-time and part-time roles, Based on a two week rolling rota and set sleep in pattern. As an essential member of the team, you will provide care, offer support and enable independence as outlined in the job description. You will focus on the bespoke daily support and planned outcomes and think in a person-centred way, you will aspire to provide outstanding support and not settle for less. Experience in supporting complex needs in a social care setting is advantageous, but we are looking predominantly for people with the right values, behaviours and attitudes for these roles. These roles have physical demands – if you would like more information please contact rachael.howe@havencare.com. Opportunities are available over 7 days a week; 24 hour periods: inclusive of days and sleep in duties.

Closing Date : Sun 26 Nov 2017

SL1117 Behaviour Specialist - Support Worker (Plymouth)
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SL1117 Behaviour Specialist - Support Worker (Plymouth)

Location : Plymouth

Salary : £16,120 pro rata

Job Description New and exciting opportunities are available to join our Behavioural Specialist Team of Support Workers. We are seeking male* Support Workers supporting an individual with Complex needs and Autism. The individual supported may display behaviours that challenge the services so full specialised training is provided, leading to future development and progression opportunities. This is a very rewarding opportunity which requires enthusiastic role models to meet the individuals’ needs and requirements, promoting independence and quality of life for the individual. You will be proactive and have a positive outlook with good interpersonal skills to work alongside and engage with professionals, families and other colleagues. Communication and organisation skills are also key within this role. Experience is desirable and personalised training to support the individual’s needs will be provided by Havencare. Positions: • Support worker waking nights for 24 hours (8:00pm-8:00am at enhanced rate after 10pm) over two shifts. • Part-time support worker 27 hours over two shifts. • Full-time support worker 43 hours over three shifts. Location: Plymouth Salary: £16,120 per annum based on your contracted hours of work. You will be entitled to sleep in and night enhancement rates usually between the hours of 10pm-8am. To apply for this vacancy please follow the link below to complete our online application form or call head office on 01752 251476. (*the requirement for male Support Workers is to meet the specific needs and requirements of the people we are supporting for these particular vacancies. However, please visit our website for vacancies and opportunities that are open to all).

Closing Date : Fri 24 Nov 2017