Job Reference: CAMMSW0624

Support Worker, Devon

Brixham

Salary: £12.00 per hour (plus £1.40 per hour complex service)

Hours: 40 hours per week

Closing Date: 31st July 2024


Job Description

Reference Code: CAMMSW0624

Support Worker

Hourly Rate: £12.00 per hour (plus £1.40 per hour complex service)
Hours: 40 

Location: Brixham, Devon

Havencare is a forward-thinking and growing charity.  We have been making a difference for 35 years, changing the lives of people who have learning disabilities, autism, brain injuries, and other support needs. Our big aims include every person having a home that is right for them, and support for the life they choose. 

At Havencare, first and foremost, we are looking for outstanding people who align with our values of Transparency, Quality and Engagement. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic, resourceful and forward-thinking person and are excited to be recruiting Support Workers to support an individual within our service in Brixham, Devon. 

 

About the Role:

As part of this new team, you will be supporting Matt, who has moved into his own home in Brixham, after spending several years in hospital in Cardiff. Matt is looking for a team that can support him in his new home. 

Here are some words from Matt’s family: 

“We would like Matt’s support team to learn as much about Matt from what we have shared that includes observations from existing carers of Matt interacting with those around him; knowledge of Matt’s, behaviours (anxious and quiet moments) and interests which are vital to understand for all staying in his home. Matt has trouble understanding the do’s and don’ts of life, but he does have a high level of intelligence that includes reading, writing, excellent recall, operating a laptop, iPad, games, and he also enjoys pen and paper hangman. Patience and flexibility with Matt are important and there are numerous interests he finds enjoyment in that includes: music, dance, stories, film scenes – called up from the internet – films and comedy series. 

If you feel you could make a real difference in Matt’s life, we would love to hear from you. 

A driver’s licence is essential for this role.

 

About the usual working pattern: 

  • As a flexible employer we are open to discuss what work patterns are mutually beneficial to meet the needs of the people we support. Staff are required to work every other weekend and sleeps.

We will provide you with: 

  • Quality training and development opportunities to maintain and enhance your skills and knowledge 
  • Free 24/7 confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) to support your health and wellbeing  
  • Big financial rewards through our Refer a Friend Scheme 
  • Vouchers at Christmas, your work anniversary, and your birthday  
  • Paid DBS 
  • Annual pay of £27,872 and the opportunity to earn overtime. 
  • …and more! 

 

Closing date:  

The closing date for this vacancy is 31st July 2024. Applications will be considered as and when received. 

If your application is successful, any offer of employment will be subject to: 

            A satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and subsequent registration for the DBS Update Service 

            2 acceptable / satisfactory references 

            Evidence of eligibility / right to work in the UK 

 

To apply now please follow this link: Job Openings (peoplehr.net)
 

Check out the role brief and assignment information here 2024 Support Worker – Role Brief – Brixham, Devon